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FILE - This image released by the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 shows annotations made by the Department of Justice on a section of a World War II-era SS identity card from the Trawniki training camp alleged to have belonged to John Demjanjuk. German police say sentenced Nazi criminal John Demjanjuk died Saturday March 17, 2012 at a home for the elderly in southern Germany where he has stayed since his trial ended in Munich last year. (AP Photo/Department of Justice)

FILE - This image released by the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 shows annotations made by the Department of Justice on a section of a World War II-era SS identity card from the Trawniki training camp alleged to have belonged to John Demjanjuk. German police say sentenced Nazi criminal John Demjanjuk died Saturday March 17, 2012 at a home for the elderly in southern Germany where he has stayed since his trial ended in Munich last year. (AP Photo/Department of Justice)

Convicted death camp guard dies

January 1, 1970

John Demjanjuk, a retired U.S. autoworker who was convicted of being a guard at the Nazis' Sobibor death camp despite steadfastly maintaining over three decades of legal battles that he had been mistaken for someone else, died Saturday, his son told The Associated Press. He was 91.