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  • All Dachau Defendants Doomed by U.S. Military Court; Will Be Hanged

    Forty guards and members of the staff of the notarious Dachau concentration camp were today found guilty by an American military court of having murdered and tortured thousands of Jewish and non-Jewish prisoners. (The American Press Service in Germany was quoted by Reuters tonight as reparting that all of the defendants had been sentenced to… More ▸

  • Ent Anti-senites Named to Austrian Cabinet; Allied Council Must Approve Choices

    At least two known anti-Semites are included in the in Austrian Cabinet which Leopeld Figl, Volks Partei leader and new chancellor, yesterday submitted to the Allied Control Council for approval. They are Leopold Kunschak, when he has appointed president of the National Assembly, and Julius Raab, named as the new Minister of Commerce. (The Jewish… More ▸

  • Officers of Jewish Brigade Report on Jewish Position in Czechoslovakia

    Ten officers of the Jewish Brigade, who have just returned from a three-week survey of the situation of the Jews in Czechoslovakia, today issued a report on the difficulties which Jews are encountering in applying for the restoration of their property and in establishing their legal rights. The group went to Czechoslovakia to secure the… More ▸

  • Bavarian Government Promises Restitution of Property Seized from Jews by Nazis

    The Bavarian Ministry of the Interior announced today that property seized from Bavarian Jews by the Third Reich will be returned to them. There property has been destroyed, the government will pay compensation to the former Jewish owners, the announcement said. It revealed that all Jews in Bavaria have received “concentration camp” ration cards, enabling… More ▸