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Hostages Of The SS

On The Razor's Edge
Episode 2 SBS January 23, 2016

The convoy reaches Niederdorf where the hostages force their stay. The prisoner Oberst von Bonin manages to alert the Wehrmacht in Bozen. A company of Wehrmacht soldiers finally arrive to relieve the SS of their command, with no shot fired. The prisoners are brought to the nearby Lake Prags Hotel. On May 4th, 1945 the US army reaches the hotel, yet the fate of family members remains uncertain.

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