James Von Brunn, the aging white supremacist who was acussed of going on a shooting spree at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington in 2008, has passed away in prison while being held for trial. Von Brunn, 89, was suffering from numerous health problems, including chronic congestive heart failure and sepsis. No word on what the official cause of Von Brunn's death has been released.Von Brunn was a virulent racist, who had posted many anti-Semitic screeds to the Internet. He was under...Read Full Story
James Von Brunn is an 88-year-old man being named as the shooter at an incident at the Holocaust Musuem in Washington DC. According to authorities, he is a white supremacist who has written a book called Kill the Best Gentiles.From an AP report: law enforcement official said Thursday that James Von Brunn, an elderly white supremacist, is being investigated as the prime suspect in the shooting at the U.S. Holocaust Museum.Another law enforcement official said Von Brunn's vehicle was found...Read Full Story
Here is the entire biography posted on James Von Brunn's now-defunct Web site holywesternempire.org: James W. von Brunn holds a BachSci Journalism degree from a mid-Western university where he was president of SAE and played varsity football.During WWII he served as PT-Boat captain, Lt. USNR, receiving a Commendation and four battle stars. For twenty years he was an advertising executive and film-producer in New York City. He is a member of Mensa, the high-IQ society.In 1981 Von Brunn...Read Full Story
James Von Brunn is suspected of shooting two people at the Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC on June 10, 2009.