Herman krumey was an assistant to notorious Adolf eichmann in the process of executing the holocaust. He was a member of SS of rank Sturnbannfuhrer, and was responsible for deporting Jews to the camps. In 1939 he was posted to Ponzon to remove poles from warthe dist. he served at lodz office of migration and also in Croatia. He accompanied Eichmann to Budapest in 1944 to oversee deporting of Jews to camp at Auschwitz. He survived the war and was first arrested in 1945 but was released in 1948. He was rear rested in 1957, 58 and 60 and was in custody till 1965. During the custody he was tried and sentenced to five year term and as he already served the period in custody he was immediately released. however prosecution appealed in 1968 ...69 and in retrial he was awarded life term On 29 Aug 1969 And it was upheld in 1973.