Willi Barth - Born 15 September 1899 in Ingersleben ; died May 5 1988 in Berlin ) was a German communist politician. He was a Member of the municipal council until 1933 and a member of the city council in Ingersleben. From 1930 to 1933 he was deputy mayor. In 1931 he visited the Rosa Luxembourg School of the Central Committee of the Communist Party and was district secretary of the Red Aid of the District Association Thuringia .
In December 1934 he emigrated 1st to Czechoslovakia and then in March 1938 he went to the UK & was interned in 1940 and deported to Canada, later being released back to the UK in 1942. Until 1946 he worked as a carpenter in Manchester . He was a member of the Communist Party leadership in charge of the local chapters of the Free German Cultural Association in the UK.
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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.
AMT IV was probably the most infamous of all the Nazi security apparatus, 'the Gestapo' (GEheime STAats POlizei) The secret state police, who were the instigators of all interrogation, imprisonment, murder and genocide in the nazi regime.
Peutz, SS Major & Criminal Police Director Vogt
Josef Vogt SS No. 337817, NS No. 2210909, Vogt Born 30 July 1897 in Mettmann , Died 18 August 1947 in Ljubljana. From 1940 to July 1, 1942 Vogt was Head of Division IV A l (Marxism, Communism, united front, illegal propaganda) of the Reich Security Main Office . His deputy in that office was Kurt Lindow . In July 1942, Vogt was a commander of the state police in Maribor and Bled in Yugoslavia. In this capacity he was largely responsible for the so-called Partisanenbekämfgung in which many Slovenes were killed. He also took part in the kidnapping of Slovenian children.
He was acaptured after the war and handed over to Yugoslavia in mid-March 1947. Vogt was sentenced on July 19, 1947 to death and after rejection of a clemency petition on August 18, 1947, executed by hanging.
typography of terror /arenhovel
OSS interrogation report for the Nuremburg war trials 1946