Hitler's loyal chauffeur's sinister dagger emerges.

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Erich Kempka (left) with Hitler at Nurnberg in 1938.<br />
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Sinister survivor from the heart of Hitler's Third Reich...<br />
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The SS presentation dagger belonging to Hitler's trusted personal chauffeur - who's final mission was to collect the petrol to burn the Fuhrers body after his suicide at the Reich Chancellery has emerged for sale for £5000.<br />
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SS-Obersturmbannfuhrer Erich Kempka fulfilled the key security role in the Fuhrer's entourage from 1936 until his death on April 30, 1945.<br />
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The sinister 13ins dagger is engraved with Kempka's initials 'EK', along with the elite SS mark and the Nazi eagle adorning the handle.