Action T4
Action T4 (German: Aktion T4, [akˈtsi̯oːn teː fiːɐ]) was the postwar designation for a programme of forced euthanasia in wartime Nazi Germany. Under the programme physicians were directed to judg...
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Doctors' Trial
The Doctors' trial (officially United States of America v. Karl Brandt, et al.) was the first of 12 trials for war crimes of German doctors that the United States authorities held in their occupation ...
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Kurt Bolender
Heinz Kurt Bolender (May 21, 1912 – October 10, 1966) was an SS-Oberscharführer (Staff Sergeant) during the Second World War. In 1942 Bolender operated the gas chambers at Sobibór extermination camp,...
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Erich Wasicky
Erich Wasicky (born May 27, 1911 in Vienna – died May 28, 1947 at Landsberg Prison, Landsberg am Lech, Allied-occupied Germany) was a pharmacist at the Mauthausen concentration camp in charge of gassi...
Werner Heyde
Werner Heyde (aka Fritz Sawade) (25 April 1902 — 13 February 1964) was a German psychiatrist. He was one of the main organizers of Nazi Germany's T-4 Euthanasia Program.
Heyde was born in Forst (L...
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Kurt Franz
Kurt Hubert Franz (17 January 1914 — 4 July 1998) was an SS officer and one of the commanders of the Treblinka extermination camp. Franz was one of the major perpetrators of genocide during the Holoc...
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Carl-Heinz Rodenberg
Carl-Heinz Rodenberg, sometimes known as Karl-Heinz Rodenberg (19 November 1904 in Heide – 1995) was a German neurologist and psychiatrist. Rodenberg was proficient in the murder of mental patients by...
Walter Schultze
Walter Schultze (1 January 1894 – 16 August 1979) was a German physician and Reichsdozentenführer (Reich Leader of University Teachers) in Nazi Germany between 1935 and 1943.
Schult...
Gerhard Wagner (physician)
Gerhard Wagner (18 August 1888 in Neu-Heiduk, Prussian Silesia, now in Poland – 25 March 1939 in Munich) was the first Reich Doctors' Leader (Reichsärzteführer) in the time of Nazi Germany.Born a surg...
Carl Schneider
Carl Schneider (December 19, 1891 in Gembitz, Kreis Mogilno, Province of Posen – December 11, 1946 in Frankfurt am Main), professor at Heidelberg University, (1933–1945) chairman of its departme...
Ernst Stengelin
Ernst Stengelin (born 10 August 1911 in Tuttlingen — died 14 October 1943 in Sobibor) was a German SS-Unterscharführer (Corporal) who served at Treblinka and Sobibor extermination camps and was killed...
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Jan Maria Michał Kowalski
Jan Maria Michał Kowalski (25 December 1871 – 26 May 1942) was a Polish priest, the first Minister Generalis (Minister General) of the order of the Mariavites.
At the time of his selection, he was...
Paul Bredow
SS-Unterscharführer Paul Bredow (1902 – December 1945) was a member of the German SS in World War II and Holocaust perpetrator who worked at Treblinka extermination camp during the Operation Reinhard...
Heinrich Gross
Heinrich Gross (14 November 1915 – 15 December 2005) was an Austrian psychiatrist, medical doctor and neurologist, a reputed expert as a leading court-appointed psychiatrist, ill-famed for his proven ...
Andreas Rett
Andreas Rett (January 2, 1924 in Fürth, Bavaria; died April 25, 1997 in Vienna) was an Austrian neurologist and author. Rett received many awards, including the Grand Decoration of Honour for Services...
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Elfriede Lohse-Wächtler
Elfriede Lohse Wächtler (born Anna Frieda Wächtler; December 4, 1899 – July 31, 1940) was a German painter of the avant-garde whose works were banned as "degenerate art", and in some cases destroyed, ...
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Philipp Bouhler
Philipp Bouhler (11 September 1899 – 19 May 1945) was a senior Nazi Party official who was both a Reichsleiter (English: National Leader) and Chief of the Chancellery of the Führer of the NSDAP. H...
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Karl Frenzel
SS-Oberscharführer (Staff Sergeant) Karl August Wilhelm Frenzel (20 August 1911 — 2 September 1996) was the commandant of Sobibór extermination camp's Lager I section, which was the section for the So...
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Karl Brandt
Karl Brandt (January 8, 1904 – June 2, 1948) was a German physician and Schutzstaffel (SS) officer during the Third Reich. Trained in surgery, Brandt joined the Nazi Party in 1932 and became Adolf Hit...
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Viktor Brack
Viktor Hermann Brack (9 November 1904 – 2 June 1948) was a Nazi war criminal, the organiser of the Euthanasia Programme, Action T4, where the Nazi state systematically murdered disabled German and Aus...
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