A Nazi struggle legal who was just lately booted from his residence in Queens and deported to Germany has died.
Jakiw Palij, 95, labored as a guard on the Nazi German Trawniki SS camp in occupied Poland.
In 2004, the Division of Justice satisfied a federal choose to strip Palij of his U.S. citizenship. Afterward, an immigration choose ordered he be deported to Germany, Poland or Ukraine.
However these international locations for years refused to absorb the focus camp guard.
In August, he was lastly deported by federal immigration brokers.
“It is the closure survivors of the Holocaust wanted,” mentioned former Assemblyman Dov Hikind. “It additionally goes to indicate that our efforts in searching for justice weren’t in useless, and reinforces our dedication to ridding the world of any final vestige of Nazism no matter the place it could exist. He actually didn’t should die on blessed American soil, however moderately in a rustic nearer to the place he dedicated his abhorrent crimes.”