|The Little Diary: July 9th, 1999|
|Philipp Holzmann Ltd. |
The Headquarters of the Führer in the New Chancellery. The links between Philipp Holzmann Ltd. the SS, the Wehrmacht and the Organisation Todt expanded throughout the War.
They reached a climax in 1944-45. Concentration Camp prisoners had to work in near inhuman conditions on nearly all the company's construction sites. The 'Total Building Campaign' was a result of declaring 'Total War'.
9th July 1999:
In an article in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Philipp Holzmann Ltd. admits its widespread use of forced labour during the 'Third Reich'.
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