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Ernst Udet - German WWI ace    Ernst Udet could already fly upon joining the Luftwaffe in September 1915. He shot down his first enemy plane on 18 March, 1916 in a lone attack against 22 French aircraft.

Colonel General Ernst Udet April 1896 – 17 November was the…

Heinrich Luitpold Himmler, 1900 – 23 May 1945, was Reichsführer of the SS, a military commander, and a leading member of the Nazi Party.

Heinrich Luitpold Himmler, 1900 – 23 May was Reichsführer of the SS, a military commander, and a leading member of the Nazi Party.

Heinz Siegfried Heydrich  was the son of Richard Bruno Heydrich and the younger brother of SS General Reinhard Heydrich. After the death of his brother, He

Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich, Germany, Director of the Nazi SS "Reich Main Security Office", born March died June cause of death : killed by the Czech resistance

Nikolaus 'Klaus' Barbie (25 October 1913 – 25 September 1991) was an SS-Hauptsturmführer (rank approximately equivalent to army captain) and Gestapo member. He was known as the Butcher of Lyon.

Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie arrested in Bolivia: January The biography on him is amazing! His capture was reenacted for Nazi Hunters on history.

Wilhelm Adalbert Hosenfeld (2 May 1895 – 13 August 1952), originally a teacher, was a German Army officer who rose to the rank of Hauptmann by the end of the war. He helped to hide or rescue Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland, and is perhaps most remembered for helping Polish-Jewish pianist and composer Władysław Szpilman to survive, hidden, in the ruins of Warsaw during the last months of 1944.  In June 2009 he was posthumously recognized as a Righteous among the Nations by Yad Vashem.

Wilhelm Adalbert Hosenfeld - German Righteous Among the Nations (awarded in (German Army officer helped to hide or rescue Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland, including Polish-Jewish pianist and composer Władysław Szpilman) B/W Photo colourised by Pearse

Men of SS-verfügungstruppen Regiment “Germania” most likely in the lowlands of France during Unternehman Fall Gelb.

German Soldiers during World War II They look like SS but their collar insignia has been removed or retouched. Note the Bergmann SMG of the leader.

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Paul Klee, 1916 - Paul Klee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Major Paul Semrau Ju-88 nightfighter pilot recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves Semrau was credited with 46 nocturnal aerial victories, claimed in 350 combat missions.Geschwaderkommodore of NJG 2. He was shot down and killed in action on factory flight with his crew, Oberfeldwebel Hantusch and Fahnenjunker-Oberfeldwebel Behrens, of Junkers Ju 88 G-6 (Werknummer 620 562 — factory number) when he was intercepted landing approach at Coesfeld on 8 February 1945.

Major Paul Semrau nightfighter pilot recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. Semrau was credited with 46 night flight aerial victories during 350 combat missions.

Werner Mölders Werner Mölders became the first pilot in history to score 100…

Werner Mölders Werner Mölders became the first pilot in history to score

Heinz Wilhelm Guderian (17 June 1888–14 May 1954) was a military theorist and innovative General of the German Army during the Second World ...

Heinz Wilhelm Guderian June May was a military theorist and innovative General of the German Army during the Second World. He was the architect of armoured warfare/blitzkreig tactics. Truly one of the greatest captains of history.

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