Reports on the activities of the Dokumentationszentrum des Bundes Juedischer Verfolgter des Naziregimes (Documentation Centre for the League of Jews Persecuted by the Nazis), 1962-1998.
Dokumentationszentrum des Bundes Juedischer Verfolgter des Naziregimes: Reports
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1500
- Dates of Creation1962-1998
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman
- Physical Description2 files
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Dokumentationszentrum des Bundes Juedischer Verfolgter des Naziregimes (Documentation Centre for the League of Jews Persecuted by the Nazis) was founded in October 1961 by Simon Wiesenthal with a staff initially of 2 people. Its aims were to identify and evaluate the vast and growing corpus of material on the subject of the Holocaust; to locate witnesses for war crimes trials; to support the judiciary and police authorities through contact with other documentation centres throughout the world in the prosecution of war criminals; and to observe and collect material on neo-Nazi organisations.
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Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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