Oswego veteran concludes series on Holocaust July 16

  • Oswego resident Len Wass, a U.S. Navy veteran, offers part two of "The Nazi Holocaust in World War II" on Tuesday, July 16, at Grandma's Table Restaurant in Montgomery.

    Oswego resident Len Wass, a U.S. Navy veteran, offers part two of "The Nazi Holocaust in World War II" on Tuesday, July 16, at Grandma's Table Restaurant in Montgomery. Courtesy of Al Benson

 
Submitted by Aurora Navy League Council
Posted7/8/2019 10:43 AM

Oswego resident Len Wass, a U.S. Navy veteran, will conclude his two-part series "The Nazi Holocaust in World War II" on Tuesday, July 16, at Grandma's Table Restaurant, 1700 Douglas Ave. in Montgomery.

The public is invited.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
 

Wass will keynote a 5:45 p.m. monthly dinner meeting by Aurora Navy League Council 247. Dinners will be available for $21 or $13.

Wass' presentation will open with slides of concentration camps in Auschwitz, Birkenau and Terezin.

His main feature will be a 90-minute video titled "The Decent One," the story of Heinrich Himmler. One of Adolf Hitler's inner-circle, Himmler created and oversaw Nazi SS, SA and Gestapo units. He also oversaw all concentration camps and implemented the Nazi's extermination of Jews in the Third Reich.

The award-winning documentary, 10 years in the making, features actors portraying Himmler, his wife and daughter.

For more information, call (630) 816-7612.

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