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SHAEF: Nazi Documents Re Eastern Territories

(October 27, 1939 - March 6, 1941)

This is a collection of translated German documents from the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF) files that discuss Nazi activities in the eastern territories between October 27, 1939, and March 6, 1941.

In order of appearance in the file:

Memo from Himmler: Ordinance in re determining and segregation of population in the incorporated eastern territories (September 12, 1940).

Ordinance in re establishing a ghetto in the city of Warsaw signed by Dr. Fischer, Governor of the Warsaw District (October 2, 1940).

Jews forbidden to bow to Germans (January 9, 1941).

Public Notice re behavior of the Jewish population within the city of Warsaw signed by Deputy Chief of District Leist (October 8, 1940).

Public Notice to prevent insolent behavior by a portion of the Polish population signed by State Police Director Weberstedt (October 27, 1939).

Notice of the Polish Population signed by NSDAP District Command Ostrowo Delang (June 10, 1940).

Public Notice re assualts on German soldiers signed by Eastern Army Command (March 6, 1941).

Our attitude with regard to the question ot Poles in the Reich from the National alliance for Germanism Abroad (undated)

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Source: Paul Sturman Papers, Box 3, Poland (3); NAID #7330178], Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library