Rudolf Hess at Spandau prison observe the moon
Rudolf Hess at his Spandau prison cell. On the wall hanging posters of the moon in various phases.
Picture of the young Rudolf Hess. Probably taken around the time that Hess was a member and involed in the activities of the famous Völkisch group Thule Gesellschaft
"In January 1919, the Thule Society was instrumental in the foundation of the Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei (German Workers' Party, or DAP), which later became the National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP), commonly called the Nazi Party. Thule members or visiting guests that would later join the Nazi Party included Rudolf Hess, Alfred Rosenberg, Hans Frank, Gottfried Feder, Dietrich Eckart and Karl Harrer."