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Jodl and I were both present that night as - the only time during the war - he came bursting in to us with the telegram in his hand. I gained the impression that the Führer felt that the war between Japan and America had suddenly relieved him of a nightmare burden; it certainly brought us some relief from the consequences of America's undeclared state of war with us.
He was one of the Nazi defendants at the Nuremberg War Crimes trials after World War II. Charged with crimes against humanity, he was convicted and sentenced to death by hanging, which was carried out in 1946.