Hitler's Black Book - information for Francis Williams

Title
First Name(s)
Francis
Surname
Williams
Original List ID
W84
Date of Birth / Age
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Occupation
Editor of the Daily Herald
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Editorial Notes
Edward Francis Williams, Baron Francis-Williams, CBE (10 March 1903 – 5 June 1970), known as Frank Williams, was a British newspaper editor.Born in St Martin's, Shropshire, Williams studied at Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Middleton before entering journalism. He worked on the Bootle Times and then the Liverpool Courier, and was convinced of socialism by the conditions he saw. He then moved to London to take up a post as a financial journalist on the Evening Standard, but soon moved to the Daily Herald, a paper with views closer to his own. In 1936, he accepted the editorship of the Daily Herald, serving until 1940. In 1941, he became Controller of Press Censorship and News at the Ministry of Information, and for his work he was awarded a CBE in 1945.
Source of Editorial Notes
Some of the material for the biographical data was partially derived from various information found within specific articles on en.wikipedia.org/wiki, de.wikipedia.org/, cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/, fr.wikipedia.org, pl.wikipedia.org which is released under the terms of the creativecommons.org/licenses/by-s/3.0/.

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Amtsgruppe VIG - Scientific Research
Name (Before 1941)
Name (After 1941)
Scientific Research
Address
Berkaer Strasse 32, Berlin
History
The RSHA (Reich Main Security Office) came into existence on 27/9/39 after being separate offices of the SD (security service) and SS (nazi paramilitaries) since the mid 1930's. AMT I & AMT II were formed officially on 1/10/39 but reorganised completely after March 1941, heads of department were regularly transferred to different departments and the Einsatz Squads of paramilitary murderers when new countries were invaded as all had perceived 'undesirables' to be eliminated.
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Not Listed in 1940/41
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