SS and Police Leader
SS and Police Leader (German: SS- und Polizeiführer) was a title for senior Nazi officials who commanded large units of the SS, of Gestapo and of the regular German police during and prior to Worl...
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List of SS and Police Commands
SS and Police Commands were senior level commands of the SS that existed under the authority of the SS and Police Leaders. The commands were first formed in 1936 as extensions of the power granted to...
Otto Steinhäusl
Otto Steinhäusl (10 March 1879 – 20 June 1940) was an Austrian-born SS-Oberführer, Polizeipräsident (Police President) of Vienna, and President of Interpol (1938–1940).
Steinhäusl served as Vienna...
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Blomberg-Fritsch Affair
The Blomberg–Fritsch Affair, also known as the Blomberg–Fritsch crisis (German: Blomberg–Fritsch–Krise), was two related scandals in early 1938 which resulted in the subjugation of the German Armed Fo...
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Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski
Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski (1 March 1899 – 8 March 1972) was an SS-Obergruppenführer (General) mainly active in Central Russia, directing anti-partisan warfare, and in Poland, leading the suppression...
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Franz Josef Huber
Franz Josef Huber (22 January 1902 – 30 January 1975) was a SS general (SS number: 107,099) who rose to the rank of SS-Brigadeführer und Generalmajor der Polizei. He was a German police official under...
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Franz Walter Stahlecker
Franz Walter Stahlecker (10 October 1900 – 23 March 1942) was Commander of the Sicherheitspolizei (Sipo) and the Sicherheitsdienst (SD) (German: Befehlshaber der Sipo und des SD; BdS) for the Reic...
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Jakob Sporrenberg
Jakob Sporrenberg (16 September 1902 – 6 December 1952) was a SS-Gruppenführer und Generalleutnant der Polizei in Minsk, Belarus and Lublin, Poland. After the war, Sporrenberg stood trial in Poland an...
Erwin Rösener
Erwin Friedrich Karl Rösener (2 February 1902 – 4 September 1946) was an SS-Obergruppenführer (General) who was responsible for mass executions of civilians in Slovenia and was posthumously on the ind...
Hermann Höfle (SS general)
 Hermann Höfle  (12 September 1898 in Augsburg – 9 December 1947 in Bratislava) was a German SS-Obergruppenführer, General of the Waffen-SS and police, and SS and Police Leader (HSSPF).
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Hanns Albin Rauter
Johann Baptist Albin Rauter (February 4, 1895 – March 24, 1949) was a high-ranking Austrian-born Nazi war criminal. He was the highest SS and Police Leader in the occupied Netherlands and therefore ...
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Arthur Nebe
SS-Gruppenführer  Arthur Nebe  (13 November 1894 – 21 March 1945) was a member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP) with card number 574,307. In July 1931, he joined the Schutzstaffel (SS) and his mem...
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Richard Bruno Heydrich
Richard Bruno Heydrich (23 February 1865 – 24 August 1938) was a German opera singer (tenor), and composer. He was the father of Reinhard Heydrich, Heinz Heydrich and Maria Heydrich.
Heydrich, so...
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Fritz Dietrich (Nazi)
Fritz Dietrich (August 6, 1898 – October 22, 1948) was a German SS officer who held a doctoral degree (Ph.D.). His name is also seen as Emil Diedrich.
Dietrich held the rank of SS-Obersturm...
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Paul Moder
Paul Moder (1 October 1896, Neheim - 8 February 1942) was a German NSDAP politician, and a captain in the Freikorps and SS.
August Heissmeyer
August Heißmeyer (or Heissmeyer – 11 January 1897 in Gellersen, nowadays part of Aerzen – 16 January 1979 in Schwäbisch Hall), was a leading member of the SS. After World War II, Heissmeyer was senten...
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Josias, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Josias, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont (German: Josias Georg Wilhelm Adolf Erbprinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont) (13 May 1896 – 30 November 1967) was the heir apparent to the throne of the Pr...
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Udo von Woyrsch
Udo Gustav Wilhelm Egon von Woyrsch (24 July 1895 – 14 January 1983) was a high-ranking Nazi, who rose to the rank of SS Obergruppenführer and was responsible for numerous murders during The Hol...
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Ležáky
Ležáky (German: Ležak, from 1939: Lezaky), a part of municipality of Miřetice, was a village in Czechoslovakia. During the German occupation of Czechoslovakia the village was completely razed to t...
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Petro Dyachenko
Petro Dyachenko (Ukrainian: Петро́ Дяче́нко, Polish: Petro Diaczenko, January 30, 1895 in Berezova Luka, Poltava area (now Ukraine) – April 23, 1965 in Philadelphia, USA) was a Ukrainian milit...
Jonas Lie (government minister)
Jonas Lie (31 December 1899 – 11 May 1945) was a Norwegian councillor of state in the Nasjonal Samling government of Vidkun Quisling in 1940, then acting councillor of state 1940–1941, and Minister of...
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Karl Wolff
Karl Friedrich Otto Wolff (13 May 1900 – 17 July 1984) was a high-ranking member of the Nazi SS, ultimately holding the rank of SS-Obergruppenführer and General of the Waffen-SS. He became Chief of Pe...
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Eduard Strauch
Eduard Strauch (17 August 1906 – 15 September 1955) was an SS-Obersturmbannführer, commander of Einsatzkommando 2, commander of two Nazi organizations, the Security Police (German: Sicherheitspolizei)...
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Helmut Knochen
Helmut Knochen (March 14, 1910 – April 4, 2003) was the senior commander of the Sicherheitspolizei (Security Police) and Sicherheitsdienst in Paris during the Nazi occupation of France during World Wa...
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Theodor Eicke
Theodor Eicke (17 October 1892 – 26 February 1943) was an SS-Obergruppenführer (German General), commander of the SS-Division (mot) Totenkopf of the Waffen-SS and one of the key figures in the es...
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Karl Eberhard Schöngarth
Karl Georg Eberhard Schöngarth (22 April 1903 – 16 May 1946) was a German Nazi, appointed SS-Brigadeführer und Generalmajor der Polizei (Brigadier General) on Himmler’s orders in 1943. He was a war cr...
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August Becker
August Becker (17 August 1900 in Staufenberg, Hesse – 31 December 1967) was during the Nazi regime in Germany (1933–1945) an SS lieutenant colonel (Obersturmbannführer) and chemist in the Centra...
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Karl Hermann Frank
Karl Hermann Frank (24 January 1898 – 22 May 1946) was a prominent Sudeten German Nazi official in Czechoslovakia prior to and during World War II and an SS-Obergruppenführer. He was executed by hangi...
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Fritz Katzmann
SS-Gruppenführer Fritz Katzmann or Friedrich Katzmann (6 May 1906 – 19 September 1957) was a Nazi German Major General and Polizei leader who perpetrated genocide in Katowice, Radom, Lemberg (Lwów), D...
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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