Forgotten History-William Patrick Hitler

History of Sorts

Yes that is right, Adolf Hitler wasn’t the only one fighting in WWII. There was also Heinz Hitler and William Patrick Hitler, Adolf’s Nephews

Adolf Hitler referred to William Patrick as^ my loathsome nephew”.

William Patrick “Willy” Stuart-Houston (name at birthHitler; 12 March 1911 – 14 July 1987) was a nephew of Adolf Hitler. Born to Adolf’s brother, Alois Hitler, Jr. and his first wife, Bridget Dowling, in Liverpool, Lancashire.

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William Patrick Hitler was born in Liverpool, Lancashire, the son of Alois Hitler, Jr. and his Irish-born wife Bridget Dowling. They met in Dublin when Alois was living there in 1909; they married in Marylebone in London and moved back north to Liverpool, where William was born in 1911.

The family lived in a flat at 102 Upper Stanhope Street, which was destroyed in the last German air raid of the Liverpool Blitz on 10 January 1942. Dowling wrote a manuscript…

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