The Holocaust

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  • Mein Kampf
    my battle my struggle
  • lebensraum
    the territory that a state or a nation needed to develop as a country
  • date when Jewish Civil servants were retired or dismissed
  • Nuremberg Laws
    in 1935, Nazis announced new laws which institutionalized many of the racial theories prevalent in Nazi ideology. The laws excluded German Jews from Reich citizenship and prohibited them from marrying or having sexual relations with people of German blood
  • Kristallnacht
    On November 9 to November 10, 1938, Nazis in Germany torched synagogues, vandalized Jewish homes, schools and businesses and killed close to 100 Jews.
  • Law for the protection of German blood and honor
    Cant marry Jews and Aryans, had to be fit to marry, no blood mixture
  • what Nazi short for?
    Nationalsozialistche Deutcher Arbeiter Partei
  • two concentration camps prior to 1935
    Dachau in bavaria and Breitanu 1933
  • term describing mixture of aryan and Jew
  • initials of 2 nazi parties
    SS and SA
  • profession with highest percentage of Nazi Party members

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  • year Nazis first achieved seats in Reichstag with 2.8% vote.
  • year in which Germany surrenders WW1
  • year in which Nazis attempt a Coup against Bavarian Government
  • year in which Nazis first issue their 25 point anti-treaty, anti-semitic, Fascistic Platform
  • year in which Hitler runs for president of Germany and loses
  • year in which Austria and Germany Join (Anschluss) and Czechoslovakia
  • year in which Himmler is given state police powers to be joined with the SS into the RHSA
  • year in which Germany invades poland
  • former painter of small city scenes peddled on the streets of Vienna
    adolf hitler
  • former WW1 army major who became the head of the SA; killed by Purge in 1934
    Ernst Rohm
  • former agronomist and believer in benefits of fresh fruit and spirituality
  • year in which Versailles treaty is concluded

The Holocaust

Who is who?

  • Himmler
    commander of reichsf├╝hrer, commander of Schutzstaffel, and a leading member of the Nazi party in Germany. Also, one of the people most directly responsible for the Holocaust.
  • Goring
    appointed cabinet master by Hitler after he became chancellor of Germany. Appointed commander and chief of the air force in 1935. The appointed successor of and deputy of Hitler in all his offices, 1941. he was the 2nd most powerful man in Germany.
  • Heydrich
    The high ranking German officer during WW2. Founding head of the Sicherheitsdienst (Nazi intelligence organization)
  • Goebbles
    Nazi German politician, and Reich minister of propaganda. One of Hitlers most close associate and devoted follower, he was known for his skills in public speaking and deep virulent antisemitism
  • Social Darwansim
    The theory of natural selection. The weak diminish while the strong grew in power.
  • Thule society
    study group for German Antiquity, Follow anti-semitic, anti-capitalists, anti-Marxist, and racist views. Became the NSDAP (National socialist German workers party), leader of Party was Anton Drexler.
  • Nazi Warnings of Jewish Sexual predications
    Described Jews as sex offenders, who were violators of the innocent, perpetrators of bizarre sex crimes, and ritual murders performed in religious ceremonies. used blood of other humans and drank it, usually Christian blood.