Gleiwitz


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Gleiwitz:

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, Ger. Gleiwitz, city (1993 est. pop. 216,000), Śląskie prov., SW Poland. A coal-mining and steel-making center of the Katowice region, it also produces automobiles, machinery, and chemicals.
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106) Still, in terms of balance sheets, the Iwria's Berlin branch was only fractionally smaller than the independent, established sister institutions in Breslau, Chemnitz, Gleiwitz, Leipzig, and Stettin altogether.
On January 11, 1945, Furstengrube was liquidated and those inmates who could still walk - Jacobs and his brother among them - were sent on a two-day death march through the snows to a railway line at Gleiwitz.
The central story is of Lola Potok, who lost ten siblings and a year-and-a-half-old daughter in Auschwitz and then sought her revenge as director of a camp for suspected German collaborators in Gleiwitz.
His book presents lengthy accounts of three: "Lola," commander of the internment camp in Gleiwitz, where Germans were brutalized; "Pinek," head of security for Silesia in 1945; and Shlomo (Solomon) Morel, camp commandant in Schwientochlowitz, where he is said to have tortured and murdered hundreds of innocent German civilians.
On 12 May a petition was submitted to the Council of the League by Franz Bernheim, a thirty-two year old German national of Jewish descent who had been a resident of Gleiwitz in German Upper Silesia and was now temporarily staying in Prague.
Dean Richard Gleiwitz I got flashed once when I was riding my bicycle.
See Der Fall Gleiwitz [The Gleiwitz Affair] (Klein, 1961), Pasazerka [Passenger] (Munk, 1968), Die Schlussel [The Keys] (Gunther, TV 1972), Levins Muhle [Levin's Mill] (Seemann, 1980), Der Aufenthalt [The Turning Point] (Beyer, 1983).
1, 1939, on the pretext that Poland had attacked the radio station in the German town of Gleiwitz on the night of Aug.
He had cynically dressed German prisoners up in Polish army uniform and sent them to a radio station at Gleiwitz on the Polish-German border.
Dean Gleiwitz LEISURE: Small Heath family's front garden Blues shrine - complete with astro turf hanging baskets "Even tho I'm a Villa fan that garden looks tidy haha
BEGGARS 'EARNING' PS400 A DAY Dean Gleiwitz The only problem I have with these people is when I see they have a dog with them.
Dean Gleiwitz said it was one of the worst nights in the club's history.