Rochus Misch, one of Adolf Hitler's bodyguards, in 1944. He died Thursday in Germany at the age of 96. /AP hide caption itoggle caption /AP The Two-Way Hitler's Last Bodyguard Dies; Was With The Fuhrer In Bunker September 6, 2013 Rochus Misch was 96. Throughout his life, he remained loyal to the man he called "the boss." Misch claimed he did not know about the scale of the crimes and atrocities committed by German Nazis.