Nazi Germany - Methods of Control and Repression

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Nazi Germany - Methods of Control and Repression

The SS:

  • Formed in 1925 from fanatics loyal to Hitler
  • Destroyed SA in 1934
  • Huge organisation with many responsibilities
  • Led by Heinrich Himmler
  • All Aryans
  • Carried out Nazi's racial policies
  • Destroyed opposition
  • Death's Head Units - responsible for concentration camps and killing of Jews
  • Waffen SS - were armoured and fought alongside the army

Gestapo:

  • Secret state police
  • Most feared…

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