World War II was one of the darkest times in the history of the modern world. Under the leadership of Adolph Hitler, Nazi Germany rose to power, and in its bid for world domination ended the lives of millions of people.
Though Hitler and the Nazis were eventually defeated, the legacy of their reign of terror lives on in the families of their victims. They also live on in the hearts and minds of everyone who hears about these terrible atrocities.
While it is important to remember our history so that we do not risk repeating it, some people have a pretty strange way of doing that. For instance, when a very personal effect that once belonged to Hitler went to auction, bidders responded in a surprising way!