Leading German industrialist Berthold Beitz, honored for saving Jews during WWII, dies at 99

  • by: KIRSTEN GRIESHABER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 31, 2013 - 4:00 PM

BERLIN — Berthold Beitz, who was honored for saving hundreds of Jews in occupied Poland during World War II and became one of post-war West Germany's leading industrialists, has died at 99.

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