GESTAPO


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GESTAPOGeheime Staatspolizei (Nazi German Secret State Police)
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Chapter four explains how new "mixed-race" functionaries were appointed, now called intermediaries, who monitored the mischlinge (mixed-race) population for the Gestapo, distributed ordinances, and eventually arranged for their deportations.
His address on the death notice was given as the Gestapo HQ.
Over the next two years, Yeo-Thomas made repeated death-defying missions to France, co-ordinating with the various rebel leaders and dodging the attentions of the Gestapo.
They operated against all odds but in the end were effective heroes who survived underground battles with Germans and Gestapo for months while awaiting the arrival of Allied ground forces: The Jedburghs in audio is especially adept at bringing all this to life.
Ruthless William Morz murdered British agents in Prague before the Gestapo smuggled him into London.
A PRIZED POSSESSION: A photo of my father's assistant, now in her 90s, with the piano where she hid some Jewish boys from the Gestapo during World War II.
Yet there would have been hell to pay, even a half-century later, had the German government in 2000 celebrated the birth centenary of Heinrich Himmler, the remorseless head of the Nazi secret police, the Gestapo, and the SS and one of the architects of the Holocaust.
As told in the classic war film, The Great Escape, most of the 76 who got out were recaptured and 50 were shot by the Gestapo.
His voice runs the full gamut of emotions as Ravic falls in love; faces life-and-death situations in the operating room, often repairing botched abortions; and contemplates the possibility of revenge for the torture he endured at the hands of the Gestapo.
this kid got jimmy gestapo of murphy's law to sign his hat the first time he saw them.
Business was booming for Pieri who, by January 1944, collected 10,000 francs a head for every countryman he sold to the Gestapo or the Reich Central Security Office.
He was arrested and tortured by the Gestapo and while in his cell he tried to commit suicide by cutting his throat with a piece of broken glass.