Event Details

Thursday, October 5th

Adalbert Lallier

The Other Side of War


Hungarian -born Lallier, retired Concordia University professor, was forcibly inducted into the SS at 17. In 1945 at 19 he witnessed Julius Viel raise his rifle and randomly shoot seven Jews suddenly and without provocation. Responding to his decades long agony of conscience, after fifty five years Lallier went to Stuttgart, Germany, to testify against Viel who was successfully charged.