What American companies did business with Hitler during WW2?
- Anonymous9 years agoBest Answer
Here ar a few Links that include SKF of Philadelphia who supplied german with Ball bearings from 1907
to the present day WITHOUT A BREAK
and these Ball bearings were Lubricated By Standard OIL up to 1945
Lets not Forget the US owned company of IG Farben who built a Petrochemical company to manufacture synthetic Oil Rubber and Fuel from coal at Buna in Poland where the SS built Auschwitz to supply slave labour to run the Factory
the Formula's used came from Standard Oil and Du Pont
Ford was Given Germanys Highest Award for the Efficency of Ford factorys in Germany who built hitlers Cars and Trucks up to 1945
and the ford Motor company Like GM sued the American government for the damage to their factories in Germany and won millions in compensation
and the USA claims they won the war they started and Made the UK pay with Lend leaseSource(s): Retired Warrant Officer who served in germany after WW2
- Enough TrollsLv 79 years ago
Henry Ford personally sponsored several things in the Nazi programme before the war. Up to the declaration of war a large number of U.S.A. companies were doing business - there were several problems with the Royal Navy blockade ships intercepting USA shipping with deliveries for Germany.
- spiffer1Lv 79 years ago
Too numerous to list, probably, even if you want 'major' companies as you would have to define the category.
IBM's initial card-based sorting (computing system later came from this) machinery was used for population control and in deciding who belonged to what racial group.Source(s): Edwin Black, IBM and the Holocaust.
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- BeauLv 69 years ago
Ford and General Motors