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Reinhard Tristan Eugen Heydrich (7 March 1904 – 4 June 1942) was a high-ranking German Nazi official during World War II, and one of the main architects of the Holocaust. He was SS-Obergruppenführer (General) and General der Polizei, chief of the Reich Main Security Office (including the Gestapo, and Kripo) and Stellvertretender Reichsprotektor (Deputy Reich-Protector) of Bohemia and Moravia. In August 1940 he was appointed and served as President of Interpol.

French battleship "Bouvet" in the Dardanelles, B.N. france, coulorised by Rouyston Leonard, Uk

German light cruiser SMS Konigsberg, scuttled in the Rufiji delta of what is now Tanzania after bombardment by British shallow draft Monitors HMS Severn and HMS Mersey in July 1915. Her 4.1 in guns have already been removed by her crew in this photo, and served on in the East African campaign.

Hitler and Keitel examine the handiwork of the Stukas upon a Polish armored train. This is a rare photo of the Fuehrer actually carrying a sidearm. Hitler almost never went armed. According to some historians, he almost always, did wear a hat with defensive lining, the equivalent of a helmet.

adolph hitler & henry ford ... "I regard henry ford as my inspiration", hitler, 1931 ... hitler hung a picture of ford in his quarters ... ford was anti-semetic, wrote against the jews (his book,' the international jew', was circulated by the nazis and hitler utilized sections of the book verbatim in writing 'mein kampf') and funded hitler ... ford received an honorary medal from the nazis

Physician Eugene Lazowski discovered injecting healthy patients with dead bacteria could cause them to test positive for epidemic typhus without experiencing any symptoms. He & a friend worked secretly to inject thousands of Poles, deliberately creating the appearance of an epidemic. Fearful of contagious illness, Nazis quarantined the villages rather than sending them to concentration camps.

The “Polish Schindler” – Futility Closet

Before there was radar, there was this..... Acoustic locator /France: 1930s.

Acoustic Radar.

Eduard Dietl (1890–1944) was one of Hitler's favourite generals. Dietl subsequently commanded German forces in Norway and northern Finland and Eastern Europe. He rose to the rank of Generaloberst, commanding the 20th Mountain Army on the northern Eastern Front. Dietl was also popular among his men, and his Finnish allies. On 23 June 1944, a Ju 52 aircraft carrying Dietl and other officers crashed in the vicinity Rettenegg, Styria. There were no survivors. Source: Wikipedia

Affiche de propagande norvégienne "La loyauté est votre devoir"

La seconde guerre mondiale au jour le jour

The Thule Society, was a German occultist and völkisch group in Munich, named after a mythical northern country from Greek legend. The Society is notable chiefly as the organization that sponsored the Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (DAP), which was later reorganized by Adolf Hitler into the National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP or Nazi Party).

Caption: "Chinese civilians, shot by Imperial Japanese forces on the platform of Shanghai Railway Station during the Battle of Shanghai, lie dead next to the tracks. The battle lasted over three months and was one of the largest and bloodiest battles of the entire Second Sino-Japanese War. Shanghai, Republic of China. August 1937."