Lead: His dreams and the whole of Germany in rubble around him, the Great Architect of the Third Reich groveled in a hole in the center of Berlin.

Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.

Content: As the spring of 1945 made clear to the Nazi leadership the defeat of Germany that had been apparent for many months to the rest of the world, the tiny contingent of high officials that shared with Adolf Hitler responsibility for that defeat continued to go through the motions deep beneath the Garden of the Chancellery in the Fuehrerbunker.