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Franz Walter Stahlecker
FRANZ WALTER STAHLECKER (10 October 1900 – 23 March 1942) was commander of the SS security forces ( Sicherheitspolizei (SiPo) and the Sicherheitsdienst (SD)) for the Reichskommissariat Ostland
Reichskommissariat Ostland
in 1941–42. Stahlecker commanded Einsatzgruppe A , the most murderous of the four Einsatzgruppen (death squads during the Holocaust ) active in German-occupied Eastern Europe. He was killed in action by Soviet partisans and was replaced by Heinz Jost . CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Early Nazi career * 3 Einsatzgruppe A * 4 References * 5 Bibliography EARLY LIFEStahlecker was born into a wealthy family in Sternenfels on 10 October 1900
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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
Czechoslovakia
prior to and during World War II
World War II
and an SS- Obergruppenführer
Obergruppenführer

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Protectorate Of Bohemia And Moravia
The PROTECTORATE OF BOHEMIA AND MORAVIA (German: Protektorat Böhmen und Mähren; Czech : Protektorát Čechy a Morava) was a protectorate of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
established following the German occupation of Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
. Earlier in 1938, with the Munich Agreement
Munich Agreement
, Sudetenland territory of Czech Lands
Czech Lands
was incorporated into Nazi Germany as a Reichsgau
Reichsgau
. The protectorate's population was majority ethnic Czech , while Sudetenland was majority ethnic German . Following the establishment of the independent Slovak Republic on 14 March 1939, and the German occupation of the Czech rump state the next day, the protectorate was established on 16 March 1939 by a proclamation of Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
from Prague
Prague
Castle
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Nisko Plan
The LUBLIN RESERVATION (German : Lublin-Reservat) was a concentration camp complex developed by Nazi German Schutzstaffel
Schutzstaffel
(SS) in the early stages of World War II
World War II
, as the so-called "territorial solution to the Jewish Question ". The idea for the expulsion and resettlement of the Jews of Europe, into the remote corner of the Generalgouvernement territory bordering the cities of Lublin
Lublin
and Nisko , was devised by Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
and formulated by his SS henchmen as the so-called NISKO UND LUBLIN PLAN named alternatively after both locations. The plan was developed in September 1939 after the invasion of Poland and implemented between October 1939 and April 1940, in contrast to similar Nazi "Madagascar " and other Jewish relocation plans drawn up before the attack on Poland at the onset of World War II
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Oslo
OSLO (English: /ˈɒzloʊ/ , OZ-loh , Norwegian pronunciation: ( listen ) or, rarer or ) is the capital and the most populous city in Norway
Norway
. It constitutes both a county and a municipality . Founded in the year 1040, and established as a kaupstad or trading place in 1048 by Harald Hardrada , the city was elevated to a bishopric in 1070 and a capital under Haakon V of Norway
Norway
around 1300. Personal unions with Denmark
Denmark
from 1397 to 1523 and again from 1536 to 1814 and with Sweden
Sweden
from 1814 to 1905 reduced its influence. After being destroyed by a fire in 1624, during the reign of King Christian IV , the city was moved closer to Akershus Fortress
Akershus Fortress
and renamed CHRISTIANIA in the king's honour. It was established as a municipality (formannskapsdistrikt ) on 1 January 1838
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Norway
Indigenous status: * Sami Minority status: * Jewish * Traveller * Forest Finn * Romani * Kven DEMONYM Norwegian ( Nordmann ) GOVERNMENT Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy • MONARCH Harald V Glücksburg • PRIME MINISTER Erna Solberg
Erna Solberg
• PRESIDENT OF THE STORTING Olemic Thommessen
Olemic Thommessen
• CHIEF JUSTICE Toril Marie Øie LEGISLATURE Storting
Storting
HISTORY • STATE ESTABLISHED PRIOR UNIFICATION 872 • NORWEGIAN EMPIRE (GREATEST INDEP
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Auswärtiges Amt
The FEDERAL FOREIGN OFFICE (German : Auswärtiges Amt (help ·info )), abbreviated AA, is the foreign ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany , a federal agency responsible for both the country's foreign policy and its relationship with the European Union
European Union
. It is a cabinet-level ministry . The term Auswärtiges Amt was the name of the Foreign Office established in 1870 by the North German Confederation
North German Confederation
, which then became the German Empire
German Empire
's Foreign Office in 1871. It is still the name of the German foreign ministry today. From 1871 to 1919, the Foreign Office was led by a Foreign Secretary, and since 1919, it has been led by the Foreign Minister of Germany . Since January 2017, Sigmar Gabriel
Sigmar Gabriel
has served as Foreign Minister, succeeding Frank-Walter Steinmeier
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Adolf Eichmann
OTTO ADOLF EICHMANN (pronounced ; 19 March 1906 – 1 June 1962) was a German Nazi SS - Obersturmbannführer (lieutenant colonel) and one of the major organizers of the Holocaust . Eichmann was tasked by SS- Obergruppenführer (general/lieutenant general) Reinhard Heydrich with facilitating and managing the logistics involved in the mass deportation of Jews
Jews
to ghettos and extermination camps in German-occupied Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe
during World War II
World War II
. In 1960, Eichmann was captured in Argentina
Argentina
by the Mossad
Mossad
, Israel's intelligence service. Following a widely publicised trial in Israel, he was found guilty of war crimes and hanged in 1962
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Vienna
VIENNA (/viˈɛnə/ ( listen ); German : Wien, pronounced ( listen )) is the capital and largest city of Austria
Austria
and one of the nine states of Austria
Austria
. Vienna
Vienna
is Austria's primary city , with a population of about 1.8 million (2.6 million within the metropolitan area , nearly one third of Austria's population), and its cultural , economic , and political centre. It is the 7th-largest city by population within city limits in the European Union
European Union
. Until the beginning of the 20th century, it was the largest German-speaking city in the world, and before the splitting of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in World War I
World War I
, the city had 2 million inhabitants. Today, it has the second largest number of German speakers after Berlin
Berlin

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Standartenführer
STANDARTENFüHRER ( , "standard leader") was a Nazi Party
Nazi Party
(NSDAP) paramilitary rank that was used in several NSDAP organizations, such as the SA , SS , NSKK and the NSFK . First founded as a title in 1925, in 1928 the rank became one of the first commissioned NSDAP ranks and was bestowed upon those SA and SS officers who commanded units known as Standarten which were regiment-sized formations of between three hundred and five hundred men. In 1929 the rank of Standartenführer
Standartenführer
was divided into two separate ranks known as Standartenführer
Standartenführer
(I) and Standartenführer
Standartenführer
(II). This concept was abandoned in 1930 when both the SA and SS expanded their rank systems to allow for more officer positions and thus the need for only a single Standartenführer
Standartenführer
rank
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Heinrich Müller (Gestapo)
HEINRICH MüLLER (28 April 1900; date of death unknown, but evidence points to May 1945) was a German police official under both the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany . He became chief of the Gestapo , the political secret state police of Nazi Germany , and was involved in the planning and execution of the Holocaust . He was known as "Gestapo Müller" to distinguish him from another SS general also named Heinrich Müller. He was last seen in the Führerbunker in Berlin on 1 May 1945 and remains the most senior figure of the Nazi regime who was never captured or confirmed to have died. CONTENTS * 1 Early career * 2 Rise in the SS * 3 Gestapo chief * 4 Disappearance * 5 Fictional portrayal * 6 See also * 7 Notes * 8 References * 8.1 Citations * 8.2 Bibliography * 9 External links EARLY CAREERMüller was born in Munich on 28 April 1900 to Catholic parents. His father had been a rural police official
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Central Agency For Jewish Emigration In Vienna
THE CENTRAL AGENCY FOR JEWISH EMIGRATION IN VIENNA (German: Zentralstelle für jüdische Auswanderung in Wien) was a Sicherheitsdienst (SD-Security Service) agency established in August 1938 to accelerate the forced emigration of the Austrian Jews and (starting in October 1939) to organize and carry out their deportation . The resolution of emigration issues relating to Austrian citizenship , foreign citizens’ rights, foreign currencies and the taxation of assets were coordinated in order to accelerate this emigration process. The Central Agency for Jewish Emigration in Vienna was the only institution empowered with the issuance of exit permits for Jews in Austria from the time of the Anschluss in 1938 until the ban on Jewish emigration in 1941. The Vienna Agency became the prototype for similar SS agencies used to implement the deportation of Jews in Amsterdam , Prague and many other European cities
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Oberführer
OBERFüHRER ( , "senior leader") was an early paramilitary rank of the Nazi Party
Nazi Party
(NSDAP) dating back to 1921. Translated as "senior leader", an Oberführer
Oberführer
was typically a NSDAP member in charge of a group of paramilitary units in a particular geographical region. From 1921 to 1925, the phrase Oberführer
Oberführer
was used as a title in the Sturmabteilung
Sturmabteilung
(SA), but became an actual SA rank after 1926. Oberführer
Oberführer
was also a rank of the Schutzstaffel
Schutzstaffel
(SS, at that time a branch of the SA), established in 1925 as Gauführer , a rank for SS officers in charge of SS personnel in the several Gaue throughout Germany; in 1928 the rank was renamed Oberführer, and used of the commanders of the three regional SS-Oberführerbereiche
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Heinrich Fehlis
HEINRICH FEHLIS (1 November 1906 in Wulften am Harz – 11 May 1945 in Porsgrunn ) was an SS officer during World War II , most noted for his command of the Sicherheitspolizei and Sicherheitsdienst in Norway during the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany . Born in Wulften am Harz , Germany , Fehlis was a newly educated attorney when he joined the SA in 1933 and shortly thereafter became a member of the Nazi Party . He moved to the SS in 1935 and rose through their ranks. He was active in the Einsatzgruppen during Operation Weserübung . In November 1940 he succeeded Walter Stahlecker in the dual command of the SD and Sicherheitspolizei for Norway and Oslo, reporting to Reinhard Heydrich and Ernst Kaltenbrunner in Berlin and Josef Terboven in Norway
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Leningrad
SAINT PETERSBURG (Russian : Санкт-Петербу́рг, tr. Sankt-Peterburg; IPA: ( listen )) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow
Moscow
, with five million inhabitants in 2012, and an important Russian port on the Baltic Sea
Baltic Sea
. It is politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city ). Situated on the Neva River , at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea
Baltic Sea
, it was founded by Tsar
Tsar
Peter the Great on May 27 1703
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Jews
JEWS (/dʒuːz/ ; Hebrew : יְהוּדִים‬ ISO 259-3 Yehudim, Israeli pronunciation ), also known as JEWISH PEOPLE, are an ethnoreligious group and a nation originating from the Israelites , or Hebrews , of the Ancient Near East
Ancient Near East
. Jewish ethnicity , nationhood , and religion are strongly interrelated, as Judaism
Judaism
is the traditional faith of the Jewish people, while its observance varies from strict observance to complete nonobservance. Jews
Jews
originated as an ethnic and religious group in the Middle East during the second millennium BCE, in the part of the Levant
Levant
known as the Land of Israel
Israel

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