Schutzstaffel
The Schutzstaffel ([ˈʃʊtsˌʃtafəl], translated to Protection Squadron or defence corps, abbreviated SS—or with stylized "Armanen" sig runes) was a major paramilitary organization under Adolf Hitler an...
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Joachim von Ribbentrop
Hitler's Foreign Minister addressing the British public in English.
Heinrich Himmler
Heinrich Himmler.
Schutzstaffel
the Waffen S.S was Hitler's elite fighting force.
Joachim von Ribbentrop - Molotov - Ribbentrop pact 1/2
We are all familiar with the German war-footage of Joachim von Ribbentrop setting off for Soviet Russia to sign a peace agreement that would pave the way for...
Waffen-SS
The Waffen-SS ([ˈvafən.ɛs.ɛs], Armed SS) was created as the armed wing of the Nazi Party's Schutzstaffel (SS, "Protective Squadron"), and gradually developed into a multi-ethnic and multi-national mil...
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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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Devisenschutzkommando
The Devisenschutzkommando (Foreign Exchange Protection Commando), or DSK, was a Nazi special looting unit of handpicked SS soldiers which operated in Belgium, France and the Netherlands. The unit was ...
Units and Commands of the Schutzstaffel
Units and commands of the Schutzstaffel were organizational titles used by the SS to describe the many groups, forces, and formations that existed within the SS from its inception in 1923 to the event...
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Uniforms and insignia of the Schutzstaffel
The uniforms and insignia of the Schutzstaffel were paramilitary ranks and uniforms used by the SS between 1925 and 1945 to differentiate that organization from the regular German armed forces, the Ge...
Uniforms and insignia of the Schutzstaffel - Wikipedia
Night of the Long Knives
The Night of the Long Knives (German:  Nacht der langen Messer ), sometimes called Operation Hummingbird or, in Germany, the Röhm-Putsch, was a purge that took place in Nazi Germany from Jun...
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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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Heinrich Himmler
Heinrich Luitpold Himmler ([ˈhaɪnʁɪç ˈluˑɪtˌpɔlt ˈhɪmlɐ]; 7 October 1900 – 23 May 1945) was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaffel (SS), a military commander, and a leading member of the Nazi Party (N...
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Reinhard Heydrich
Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich ([ˈʁaɪnhaʁt ˈtʁɪstan ˈɔʏɡn̩ ˈhaɪdʁɪç]) (7 March 1904 – 4 June 1942) was a high-ranking German Nazi official during World War II, and one of the main architects of the H...
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Gustav Schreiber
Gustav Schreiber (25 December 1916 – 5 March 1995) was a Hauptscharführer (Sergeant first class) in the Waffen SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was aw...
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Oberführer
Oberführer was an early paramilitary rank of the Nazi Party dating back to 1921. Translated as “senior leader”, an Oberführer was typically a Nazi Party member in charge of a group of paramilitary un...
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DEST
DEST, (an acronym of German: Deutsche Erd- und Steinwerke GmbH or "German Earth & Stone Works Company" Inc), was an SS owned company originally created to procure and manufacture building mate...
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Josef Bachmeier
Josef Bachmeier (27 October 1908 — 4 February 1971) was a Hauptsturmführer (Captain) in the Waffen SS during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded...
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ODESSA
The ODESSA, from the German Organisation der Ehemaligen SS-Angehörigen, meaning “Organisation of Former SS Members,” supposedly was an international Nazi network set up towards the end of World War II...
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Paul Otto Radomski
SS-Sturmbannführer Paul Otto Radomski (21 September 1902 – ?) was a Nazi SS officer and concentration camp commander. Radomski was an "Old Fighter" of the Nazi Party, and one of the early compani...
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Wewelsburg
For the village of Wewelsburg see Village of WewelsburgWewelsburg ([ˈveːvəlsˌbʊɐ̯k]) is a Renaissance castle located in the village of Wewelsburg, which is a district of the town of Büren, Westphalia,...
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Kurt Franke
Kurt Franke (13 June 1915 – 19 January 1945) was an Obersturmführer (First Lieutenant) in the Waffen SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, awarded to recognize e...
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Erwin Reichel
Erwin H. Reichel (11 March 1911 — 28 February 1943) was a Sturmbannführer (Major) in the Waffen SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross; which was awarded to recogn...
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