Johann Breyer




Age: 89


Summary: German-American suspected war criminal who was awaiting extradition to Germany from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania after German prosecutors had hoped to try Breyer on charges of aiding in the murder of more than 200,000 Jews at the Auschwitz death camp, but who had said he was forced to work there as a guard in his teens.



Cause of Death: Undisclosed illness


Born: May 30, 1925


Died: July 22, 2014


Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania