A New Jersey man wants to change his last name to “Hitler”. What’s really sort of a crazy coincidence about this is that there are three blood relatives of Adolf Hitler living on Long Island. Men whose surname WAS “Hitler”, until they changed it. They are grandsons of Alois Hitler Jr., Adolf Hitler’s older half-brother. Like the article below says, Adolf Hitler’s three American great-nephews have kept to themselves pretty much.
Jeremy, this kid looks like a cross between Stand Watie and Lou Diamond Phillips! WTF?
Hitler's lost relatives found on Long Island - 'in terror of identification'
“Publication follows a year-long investigation by the writer Timothy Ryback, who discovered the Nazi dictator's relatives living on both sides of the Atlantic. Hitler's closest surviving kin are three great-nephews living on Long Island, barely an hour's drive from New York city. Mr Ryback, in an interview with The Telegraph, said: "They live in absolute terror of being uncovered and their lives being turned upside down." Hitler's American relatives have consistently refused to give interviews. Even their lawyer has asked not to be identified. When contacted, he said: "If they came forward, then where's your life after this?"
© AP Photo/Mike Derer FILE - Heath Campbell leaves the Hunterdon County Justice Center in Flemington, N.J., Thursday, March 12, 2009.
A name reminiscent of war, human rights violations, fascism and mass murder may soon be the legal last name of a man in one New Jersey home. Hunterdon County’s Isidore Heath Campbell filed paperwork in superior court in February to legally change his last name to “Hitler,” NJ.com reported Thursday.
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