Hitler's Black Book - information for Vyvyan Samuel Adams
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Date of Birth / Age
3 Gloucester Gate, W1
Consul & Member of Parliament
Samuel Vyvyan Trerice Adams (22 April 1900 – 13 August 1951), known as Vyvyan Adams, was a British Conservative Party politician. He was the Member of Parliament for Leeds West from 1931 to 1945 and then he stood unsuccessfully in the Fulham East constituency in 1947 and 1950. He had been adopted for the safe Conservative seat of Darwen early in 1951, but died later that year in a swimming accident. His Times obituary was headed 'Intellectual Honesty and Independence'. He was opposed to appeasement of Mussolini (in Abyssinia) and Hitler, and was one of the two Conservative MPs (with Duff Cooper) to oppose the Munich agreement with Hitler in 1938. He was opposed to the death penalty.
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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.