Spokesman of the Reimann family, Peter Harf, said there were plans to give €10 million to charity after learning of their elders’ support for the Nazis. Photo: AP

‘Ashamed’: German billionaire Reimann family to give US$11 million to charity after dark Nazi past is revealed

  • Family began digging into their dark past in the 2000s, and in 2014 decided to commission a historian to produce a thorough study into their ancestors’ ties to Nazism
  • Albert Reimann and son used Russian civilians and French POWs as forced labourers
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Spokesman of the Reimann family, Peter Harf, said there were plans to give €10 million to charity after learning of their elders’ support for the Nazis. Photo: AP
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