About Joseph Goebbels

About the author: Paul Joseph Goebbels (October 29, 1897 – May 1, 1945) Reich Minister of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda in the Third Reich from 1933 to 1945.

About the diary: The Goebbels Diaries I942-I943. Edited, Translated and with an Introduction by Louis P. Lochner. New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc., I948; an interesting feature on the diary and its identification and publication was posted online by the Hoover Institution.

The entries included in The Philippine Diary Project are for April 11, 13 and 15, 1942, covering the Battle of the Philippines.