Hitler's Black Book - information for Doctor Rudolf Breitscheid

Title
Doctor
First Name(s)
Rudolf
Surname
Breitscheid
Original List ID
B220
Date of Birth / Age
02/Nov/1874
Home Town
Cologne
Last Seen
Believed Location
Occupation
Emigree, Writer
Investigating Office
Involved In
Alias
Editorial Notes


Rudolf Breitscheid, (November 2, 1874 – August 28, 1944) was a leading member of the Social Democratic Party and a delegate to the Reichstag during the era of the Weimar Republic in Germany. He managed to escape the Nazis and emigrated to France via Switzerland in 1933, he was later caught by the Gestapo in Vichy France in 1941, arrested and sent to Buchenwald concentration camp where he was reportedly murdered by the nazis in 1944.
Source of Editorial Notes

Wanted by Departments

Amtsgruppe II B5 - Liberals / N/A
Name (Before 1941)
Liberals
Name (After 1941)
N/A
Address
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.
Head Officers
Rolf Muhler
Notes
SS Hauptsturmfuhrer Rolf Werner Muhler, Born in Limbach 14/2/1910. SS number 272255, NSDAP number 4583198, he became head of the SD in Marseille, investogated for war crimes in France after 1945 he was sentenced to 20 years hard labour, although released in 1956 and returned to West Germany. Died in 1967.
Sources
CIA war criminal investigation files 1945 (www.foia.cia.gov) & wiki.de
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