Adolf Hitler : The Age Of Six Essay

1042 Words Jan 20th, 2015 5 Pages
Adolf Hitler was born on April 20, 1889 in the Austrian town of Braunau. Adolf’s father was Alois Hitler a customs official in Austria and his mother was Klara Hitler. Adolf started school at the age of six, he was a very bright student who liked to read, draw, and study history. Alois wanted Adolf to follow in his footsteps and work for the austrian government, but hitler wanted to become a artist

hatred toward non-Aryans grew. In 1913 he moved to Munich, Germany, where the Austrian armycalled him to serve but found him unfit to do so. Regardless of that, Adolf became a faithfulmessenger who was in the Western Front for the majority of World War I. He had several brushes withdeath that convinced him that he was part of a bigger purpose in life. When he came back from the war following the surrender in November 1918 along with the rest of the German military, Germany wasin a severe financial situation. Germany had to sign the Treaty of Versailles which held Germanyresponsible for the war. Lots of their land was taken and the payments of reparations made peacedifficultAdolf returned to Munich Germany following the war and served for the bankrupted country untilMarch 1920. In the fall of 1919, he began attending meetings of a group called the German Workers’Party. He soon became leader and the name was changed to the Nazi party as he worked himself up tothe rank of leader. As a party, they called the union one nation of Germans and demanded thedeprivation of German…

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