Gestapo
The Gestapo ([ɡeˈstaːpo, ɡəˈʃtaːpo]; abbreviation of Geheime Staatspolizei, "Secret State Police") was the official secret police of Nazi Germany and German-occupied Europe. Hermann Göring formed the ...
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Rudolf Diels
Rudolf Diels (16 December 1900 - 18 November 1957) was a German civil servant and head of the Gestapo in 1933-34. He is also referred to as an SS-Oberführer. He was a protégé of Hermann Göring.
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Heinrich Müller
Heinrich Müller may refer to:
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Klaus Barbie
Nikolaus 'Klaus' Barbie (25 October 1913 – 23 September 1991) was an SS-Hauptsturmführer (rank equivalent to army captain) and Gestapo member. He was known as the "Butcher of Lyon" for having personal...
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Gestapo-NKVD Conferences
The Gestapo–NKVD conferences were a series of meetings organized in late 1939 and early 1940 whose purpose was to enable the German and Soviet security forces (the Gestapo and NKVD respectively) to sh...
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Operation Blumenpflücken
Operation Blumenpflücken ("Operation Flower Picking") was a counter-resistance operation in occupied Norway, planned and carried out by the Gestapo/Sicherheitspolizei in 1944 and early 1945.It was pla...
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Johannes Schmidt (SS-member)
Johannes Schmidt (11 March 1908 in Gotha; died 23 December 1976 in Offenbach am Main) was a member of the Sicherheitsdienst (SD), the intelligence agency of the Schutzstaffel (SS).On June 30, 1934, Sc...
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Volksdeutscher Selbstschutz
Volksdeutscher Selbstschutz (German: ethnic self-defense or self-protection) also known as Selbstschutz battalions were a paramilitary organisation consisting of ethnic German Volksdeutsche mobili...
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List of Einsatzgruppen
Einsatzgruppen (German for "task forces", "deployment groups"; singular Einsatzgruppe; official full name Einsatzgruppen der Sicherheitspolizei und des SD) were Schutzstaffel (SS) paramilitary death s...
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Pierre Loutrel
Pierre Loutrel (March 5, 1916, Château-du-Loir, Sarthe - November 11, 1946), better known by his nickname of "Pierrot le fou" (Crazy Pete) was France's first "public enemy number one" and one of the l...
Kraków-Podgórze Detention Centre
The Kraków-Podgórze Detention Centre (Polish: Areszt Śledczy Kraków Podgórze) is a correctional facility located at ul. Stefana Czarnieckiego 3 in Kraków, Poland, in the municipal district of...
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Burning of the Riga synagogues
The burning of the Riga synagogues occurred in 1941, during the first days of the World War II Nazi German occupation of the city of Riga, the capital and largest city in the country of Latvia. Many ...
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Valley of Death (Bydgoszcz)
Valley of Death (Polish: Dolina Śmierci) in Fordon, Bydgoszcz, northern Poland, is a site of Nazi German mass murder committed at the beginning of World War II; and a mass grave of 1,200 – 1,400 P...
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Perry Broad
Perry Broad, also Pery Broad (25 April 1921 – 28 November 1993) was a Brazilian Non-commissioned officer SS-Unterscharführer, active at Auschwitz from April 1942 - 1945 as a translator and stenographe...
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Einsatzgruppe Egypt
Einsatzgruppe Egypt (German: Einsatzgruppe Ägypten) was a special mobile SS death squad, which was to carry out a mass killing of Jews in British mandate of Palestine similar to the way they operated ...
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Kitty Grande
Kitty Margarete Grande (née Sørensen, later Lorange, finally Fitte; 22 March 1919 – 26 January 1999) was a Gestapo agent in Trondheim, Norway during World War II. She was a member of the group Sondera...