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ERICH NAUMANN (29 April 1905 – 7 June 1951) was an SS - Brigadeführer , member of the SD . Naumann was responsible for genocide in eastern Europe as commander of Einsatzgruppe B and was a convicted war criminal .

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* 1 Early life and career * 2 War crimes trial and execution * 3 References * 4 External links

EARLY LIFE AND CAREER

Born 29 April 1905, in Meissen
Meissen
, Saxony , Erich Naumann
Erich Naumann
left school at the age of sixteen and was employment in a commercial firm in his home town of Meissen. He joined the Nazi party
Nazi party
in November 1929 (nr. 170257). In 1933, Naumann joined the SA in a full-time capacity and then became an official and officer of police. He joined the SD in 1935. He was Chief of Einsatzgruppe B from November 1941 until February or March 1943.

During November 1941, reports he sent to Adolf Eichmann
Adolf Eichmann
state that he was responsible for the deaths of 17,256 people in Smolensk
Smolensk
. Under his command, he admitted that his Einsatzgruppe possessed three gas vans which "were used to exterminate human beings".

WAR CRIMES TRIAL AND EXECUTION

After capture by the Allies , Naumann