Category «Perpetrators of the Holocaust»

ODESSA

ODESSA ( German : Organization der ehemaligen SS-Angehörigen : Organization of Former SS Members ) was a secret collaboration network developed by Nazi groups to help escape SS members from Germany to other countries where they were safe, particularly To Latin America . The organization was used by the novelist Frederick Forsyth in his 1972 …

Robert Ley

Robert Ley ( Niederbreidenbach , Rhineland Prussian War , 15 of February of 1890 – Nuremberg , 25 of October of 1945 ) was a military , pilot , Ph.D., Gauleiter (Political Governor), Reichsleiter (Leader of the Reich) and union leader Germany Nazi . Biography Youth Son of humble parents, he had the possibility of …

Militia Ustacha

The Militia Ustashe ( Ustaška vojnica in Croatian ) was the host of the party Ustashe , established by the fascist regime of Ante Pavelic in the Independent State of Croatia (NDH), puppet state of the Axis in Yugoslavia during World War II . Throughout its existence, the Ustacha Militia underwent various reorganizations in its …

Volksliste

The Deutsche Volksliste (German People’s List) was an institution of the Nazi party whose purpose was the classification of the inhabitants of the territories occupied by Germany and in charge of administering and classifying the inhabitants of these territories during the Second World War in categories of Convenience, according to criteria systematized by Heinrich Himmler …

SS-Sturmbrigade Dirlewanger

The SS-Sturmbrigade Dirlewanger , later denominated like 36.Waffen-Grenadier-SS Division was unit SS-Strafbataillon (” Battalion of punishment “) created by the Untersturmführer-SS Oskar Dirlewanger , under the consent of Himmler and that emphasized by its acts Atrocious in Poland and Belarus operating in similar functions as a SonderkommandoEinsatzgruppen during World War II . History In June …

Ante Pavelic

Ante Pavelic ( Bradina , municipality of Konjic , Bosnia and Herzegovina , 14 of July of 1889 – Madrid , Spain , 28 of December of 1959 ) was a politician and dictator Croatian leader and founding member of the terrorist group Fascist Revolutionary Uprising Movement Croatian Ustaša (In Croatian, “rebels” or “uprisings”) in …

Ain-Ervin Mere

Ain-Ervin Mere ( 22 of February of 1903 – Leicester , 5 of April of 1969 ) was a military Estonian higher, spy, official Obersturmbannführer of the SS and director of Group B of the Sicherheitspolizei, Security Police in Estonia, organized by the Authorities of Nazi Germany during the occupation of the Baltic countries in …

Heinz Macher

Heinz Macher ( Chemnitz , Germany , 31 December of 1919 – Schenefeld , Pinneberg , 21 December of 2001 ) was a Sturmbannführer (major) of the Waffen SS , highly decorated in the Eastern Front and second personal assistant Reichsführer-SS , Himmler During World War II . Macher born in the town of Chemnitz …

Richard Glucks

Richard Glücks ( Odenkirchen , Rhine Province , 22 of April of 1889 – Flensburg , October of maypole of 1945 ) was a German officer of the Schutzstaffel (SS) that reached the rank of general. From 1939 until the end of World War II he was head of the SS-Totenkopfverbände and Inspector of the …

Joseph Goebbels

Paul Joseph Goebbels ( Rheydt , 29 of October of 1897 – Berlin , 1 of maypole of 1945 ) was a politician German who served as Minister for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda of the Third Reich between 1933 and 1945. One of the closest collaborators Of Adolf Hitler , 1 Goebbels was known for …

Hermann Göring

Hermann Wilhelm Göring ( Rosenheim , December of January of 1893 – Nuremberg , 15 of October of 1946 ) was a prominent political and military German, member and prominent figure of the Nazi Party , lieutenant of Hitler and supreme commander of the Luftwaffe , Early years Hermann Wilhelm Goering was born in Marienbad …

Amon Göth

Amon Leopold Göth , also written Goeth ( Vienna , November of December of 1908 – Krakow , 13 of September of 1946 ), was an official Austrian of the SSand commander of the concentration camp of Plaszow in occupied Poland by Nazi Germany during the World War II . After the end of the …

Werner Grothmann

Werner Grothmann ( Frankfurt am Main , Germany , 23 of August of 1915 – 26 of February of 2002 ) was a Obersturmbannführer (most) of the Waffen SS and adjutant of Reichsführer-SS , Heinrich Himmler from 1940 until its end in 1945. Biography Grothmann Werner was born in Frankfurt in 1915, in his youth …

Iron Guard (Romania)

The Iron Guard (in Romanian , Garda de Fier ) was a movement fascist , ultranationalist , clericalist and antisemitic Romanian , then become a political party, which existed from 1927 until 1941 . The movement was founded by Corneliu Zelea Codreanu the 24 of July of 1927 under the name Legion of San Miguel …

Hans Günther

Hans Günther ( Erfurt , 22 of August of 1910 – 5 of maypole of 1945 ) was a German officer in the SS Nazis who served as Sturmbannführer ( Major ) and acted as CEO of Adolf Eichmann in the Holocaust Jew of the Second World War . Günther entered the Nazi SS with …

Ernst Heinrichsohn

Ernst Heinrichsohn ( 1920 – 1994 ). German officer belonging to the Nazi SS , who participated in the Jewish Holocaust during World War II . Heinrichsohn who reached the rank of SS Untersturmführer ( Second Lieutenant ) was assistant to Theodor Dannecker and Heinz Röthke until December 1942 . He participated in the Winter …

Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler c ( Braunau am Inn , April 20, 1889- Berlin , April 30, 1945) was a German politician and military officer, imperial chancellor from 1933 and Führer-leader of Germany from 1934 until his death. It brought to power the National Socialist German Workers Party or Nazi Party d and led a regime totalitarian …

Karl Hocker

Karl-Friedrich Höcker ( Engershausen , Preußisch Oldendorf , Germany ; November to December of 1911 – Germany , 30 of January of 2000 ) was an SS Obersturmführer (First Lieutenant) and attached to Richard Baer , one of the commanders of the concentration camp Auschwitz I. Youth Being the youngest of six children, Höcker had …

Hermann Höfle

Hermann Julius Hoefle or Höfle ( Salzburg , Austria , 19 of June of 1911 – 20 of August of 1962 ) was an SS Sturmbannführer (Major) delegate SS General Odilo Globocnik in the program Operation Reinhard . Participation in the Holocaust He was born in Salzburg , Austria , Höfle joined the Nazi Party …

Otto Hofmann

Otto Hofmann ( 16 of March of 1896 – 31 of December of 1982 ) was SS-Gruppenführer, General of Division of the SS of Nazi Germany . He joined the Nazi Party under No. 145,729 and the SS under No. 7,646. Ascended to SS Gruppenführer (General of Division SS) 20 of April of 1941 . …

Karl Jäger

Karl Jäger ( Schaffhausen , 20 of September of 1888 – Hohenasperg , 22 of June of 1959 ) was an official Swiss of the SS , and commander of Einsatzkommando 3 Einsatzgruppen A during the Nazi occupation of Lithuania in World War II . Early years and career Jäger was born in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. …

Heinz Jost

Heinz Jost ( Homberg -Holzhausen, 9 of July of 1904 – Bensheim , December from November of 1964 ) was a prominent Nazi official with the rank of SS- Brigadeführer und Generalmajor der Polizei and Head of the Main Section of the SD-Hauptamt Amt III ( Abwehr ) of the Reich Central Security Office (RSHA). …

Odilo Globocnik

Odilo Globocnik Lothario ( Trieste , 21 of April of 1904 – Paternion , Austria , 31 May of 1945 ) was a General SS and one of the most prominent executives perpetrators Jewish Holocaust . Biography He was born into a Slovenian family in Trieste (when he was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire ), …

Josef Bühler

Josef Bühler , also referred to as Joseph Buehler ( Bad Waldsee , Germany , 16 of February of 1904 – Krakow , Poland , 22 of August of 1948 ) was an official National Socialist , with the position of Secretary of State and Chief of the Governor of Poland Invaded, in the so-called …

Rudolf Brandt

Rudolf Brandt ( Frankfurt an der Oder , Germany , 2 of June of 1909 – Landsberg am Lech , 2 of June of 1948 ) was a lawyer , Colonel of the SS ( Standartenführer ) and administrative officer who served as the first personal secretary Reichsführer of The SS Heinrich Himmler . Biography …

Philipp Bouhler

Philipp Bouhler ( Munich , November of September of 1899 – Altaussee , 19 of maypole of 1945 ) was a senior Nazi party that was both Reichsleiter and head of the Chancellery of the Führer of the NSDAP and SS – Obergruppenführer in the SS Allgemeine . He was one of the people responsible …

Walter Blume (SS)

Walter Blume ( Dortmund , Germany , 23 of July of 1906 – 13 of November of 1974 ) was a lawyer and Standartenführer of the SS (Colonel), head of the Sonderkommando 7a, which was part of the command of extermination Einsatzgruppe B, which was highlighted by The massacres of thousands of Jews in Belarus …

Edmund Blaurock

Edmund Blaurock ( December as October as 1899 – 25 as January as 1966 ) was an official German who served during World War II . He was decorated with the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross . Decorations Iron Cross 2nd Class Iron Cross 1st Class Oak Leaves No. 746 19 of February of …

Werner Best

Karl Rudolf Werner Best ( Darmstadt , October of July of 1903 – Mülheim , 23 of June of 1989 ) was a Doctor in law , military of the SS with the rank of Obergruppenführer , chief of staff of the Reich Main Security Office (Office AMT I), deputy director of the Gestapo and …

Gottlob Berger

Gottlob Berger ( Gerstetten , Kreis Heidenheim / Württemberg , 16 of July of 1896 – Württemberg , Germany , 5 of January of 1975 ) was a high official Nazi with the rank of SS – Obergruppenführer und General der Waffen SS and member of the Reichstag , who was Responsible for the growth …

Georg Bachmayer

Georg Bachmayer ( Fridolfing , Bayern , December of August of 1913 – 8 of maypole of 1945 ) was a military man of the SS with the rank of Hauptsturmführer (captain) and member of the SS division Totenkopf -verbände. He was an infamous commander of the Ebensee Forced Labor Camp I of the Mauthausen-Gusen …

Viktors Arajs

Viktors Arājs (born 13 from January of 1910 in Baldone , Latvia , killed on 13 of January of 1988 in Kassel , Germany ) was a militiaman Latvian , trained by the SD German, becoming namedSturmbannführer of the SS in 1943. During World War II Arājs directed the famous Sonderkommando Arājs , who worked …

Max Amann

Max Amann ( Munich , Germany , 24 of November of 1891 – 31 March of 1957 ) was a soldier and politician German , one of the founders of the Nazi Party in 1920 . During Nazi Germany he coordinated German publishing houses and censorship over the media. Biography Youth and beginnings During World …

Milivoj Asner

Milivoj Ašner ( 21 of April of 1913 – 14 of June of 2011 ) was a war criminal origin Croatian . He was the chief of the Ustacha police in the village of Pozega during World War II. He is one of the most wanted war criminals in the world, he has an international …

Lorenz Hackenholt

Lorenz Hackenholt ( Gelsenkirchen , Germany , 25 of June of 1914 – declared dead the 31 of December of 1945 ) was a non – commissioned officer of the SS , active participant in the Holocaust during World War II . Biography Hackenholt entered the 1 as April as 1933 the Nazi Party with …

Elisabeth Volkenrath

Elisabeth Volkenrath ( Świerzawa , Germany , 5 of September of 1919 – Hamelin , 13 of December of 1945 ) was an oversight of the SS Nazi . She was prominent in several concentration camps of the Third Reich during the Holocaust in World War II . Biography Volkenrath trained under the supervision of …

Alice Orlowski

Alice Orlowski (September 30, 1903 – 1976) 1 was a German guardian of several concentration camps Nazis in occupied Poland during World War II . War period Born as Alice Minna Elisabeth Elling in Berlin in 1903, she began her training as a guardian of the Ravensbrück concentration camp in Germany in 1941. In October …

Hans Möser

Hans Karl Möser or Hans Moeser ( Darmstadt , 7 of April of 1906 – Landsberg prison , 26 of November of 1948 ) was a German officer in the SS Nazis in the concentration camps of Neuengamme , Auschwitz and Mittelbau-Dora during the Second World War World (1939-1945). It reached the rank of SS-Obersturmführer …

María Mandel

Maria Mandel ( Münzkirchen , Austria , October to January of 1912 – Krakow , Poland , 24 of January of 1948 ) was a female guard of the Nazi SS high rank in the death camp of Auschwitz ( Poland ). She was responsible for the death of approximately 500,000 civilian women, including Jews …

Johanna Langefeld

Johanna Langefeld ( Essen , Germany , 5 of March of 1900 – Augsburg , Germany , 26 of January of 1974 ) was a female guard in concentration camps Nazis who actively participated in the Holocaust . Youth Born in Kupferdreh (now Essen , Germany ), Johanna Langefeld grew up in a nationalist and …

Josef Kramer

Josef Kramer ( Munich , October of November of 1906 – Hamelin , 13 of December of 1945 ) was an officer in the SS during World War II . He was commander of the concentration camp of Struthof-Natzweiler , Birkenau and Bergen-Belsen , being involved in the Holocaust Jewish . Biography Activity in concentration …

Irma Grese

Ilse Ida Irma Grese ( Wrechen , 7 of October of 1923 – Hamelin , 13 of December of 1945 ) was a supervising prisoners in the concentration camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau , Bergen-Belsen and Ravensbruck during World War II . Nicknamed “The beautiful beast” , “The cancerbera” , “Angel of Death” (moniker also coined the …

Herta Ehlert

Herta Ehlert ( Berlin , 26 of March of 1905 – 4 of April of 1997 ) was an SS Aufseherin (guard) in several Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust in World War II . Ehlert was born with the name Hertha Liess in Berlin . Later, he married and used the name of Herta …

Juana Bormann

Juana Bormann or Johanna Borman ( Birkenfelde , Germany , October to September of 1893 – Hamelin , 13 of December of 1945 ) was a “supervisor prison” of the SS in the concentration camps Nazi , who was sentenced and executed for crimes against Humanity at the Bergen-Belsen Trial in late 1945 . He …

Fritz Fischer (Nazi doctor)

Fritz Ernst Fischer ( Berlin , 5 of October of 1912 – Ingelheim am Rhein , 2003 ) was a physician German who participated in the Nazi human experimentation on prisoners ofRavensbrück concentration camp . Biography Fischer studied medicine , first in Bonn , then in Berlin and Leipzig . Finally, he graduated in Hamburg …

Hermann Becker-Freyseng

Hermann Becker-Freyseng ( Ludwigshafen , 18 of July of 1910 – Heidelberg , 27 of August of 1961 ) was a physician Nazi and consultant Aviation Medicine in the Luftwaffe . He was recognized as a senior aviation medicine specialist 1 Becker-Freyseng was one of the defendants in the Doctors’ Trial . 2 First investigations …

Christian Wirth

Christian Wirth ( Obersalzheim , Württemberg , 24 of November of 1885 – near Hrpelje-Kozina , today Slovenia , 26 of maypole of 1944 ) was an officer of the Schutzstaffel (SS) and the German police. He was commander of the Bełżec extermination camp and one of the main architects of the program to exterminate …

Franz Stangl

Franz Paul Stangl ( Altmünster , 26 of March of 1908 – Düsseldorf , 28 of June of 1971 ) was an official Nazi of the SS and active participant in the Holocaust of World War II . He was commander of the Sobibór and Treblinka extermination camps during Operation Reinhard ‘s call . He …