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20/01/1942 Reinhard Heydrich convened the Wannsee Conference

The Wannsee Conference was a meeting of senior government officials of Nazi Germany and SS leaders. The purpose of this conference was to ensure the cooperation in the implementation of the Final solution to the Jewish question. The Wannsee House, site of the conference, is now a Holocaust memorial.


  • Essentials 

  • Background 

  • Planning the conference 

  • Attendees 

  • Proceedings 

  • Wannsee Protocol 

  • Interpretation