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  2. Röhm Purge | Holocaust Encyclopedia

    The Röhm Purge was the murder of the leadership of the SA (Storm Troopers), the Nazi paramilitary formation led by Ernst Röhm. The murders took place between June 30 and July 2, 1934. The ruling elites and ultimately Hitler saw the SA as a threat to their hold on power.

  3. Ernst Röhm, an early member of the Nazi party and close ally of Hitlers, was the Party's chief of staff and commander of the Sturmabteilung. Though he was a friend and ally, Hitler feared Röhm's military influence and so plotted to have him executed.

  4. Ernst Röhm, The Highest-Ranking Gay Nazi - JSTOR Daily

    The case of Ernst Röhm, the highest-ranking gay Nazi, presents an interesting study in the construction and containment of masculinity by the right. Röhm was Hitler’s right-hand man as head of the Sturmabteilung (SA, the Brownshirts), the Nazi paramilitary wing.

  5. Third Reich - Re-armament, SA and Röhm, Crisis of June 1934 ...

    Ernst Röhm. There was considerable opposition to Hitler’s new policy of stabilization, both from the more radical section of the Nazi movement and from those who had been left out in the scramble for positions and wanted no end to the revolution until they had been provided for.

  6. Night of the Long Knives - Wikipedia

    Captain Ernst Röhm of the Reichswehr served as the liaison with the Bavarian Freikorps. Röhm was given the nickname "The Machine Gun King of Bavaria" in the early 1920s, since he was responsible for storing and issuing illegal machine guns to the Bavarian Freikorps units. Röhm left the Reichswehr in 1923

  7. Ernst Röhm – Wikipediaöhm

    November 1887 in München; † 1. Juli 1934 in München-Stadelheim) war ein deutscher Offizier, Politiker ( NSDAP) und Kampfbundführer. Röhm war langjähriger Führer der Sturmabteilung (SA) und kurze Zeit im Kabinett Hitler Reichsminister ohne Portefeuille.

  8. Ernst Julius Gunther Röhm (28 November 1887 ; in Munich,Bavaria,Germany– 1 July 1934 ; in Munich, Bavaria, Germany) was a leader and co-founder of the German Sturmabteilung, the Stormtroopers. He also was a member of the German Reichstag , where he was a minister from 1933 to 1934.

  9. Ernst Röhm - Jewish Virtual Library

    Support JVL. Donate. Throughout the period of Hitler's rise to power, Ernst Röhm represented the militant wing of the Nazi Party as the chief organizer of the party militia known as the S.A. (Sturmabteilung) or the Brownshirts. Wounded three times in World War I, he later was one of the original founders of the Nazi Party.

  10. Ernst Röhm - Spartacus Educational

    Ernst Röhm, the son of a railway official, was born in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, on 28th November, 1887. Röhm later complained that his father was domineering and harsh. In his memoirs he recalled that "from my childhood I had only one thought and wish - to be a soldier".

  11. Ernst Rohm - History Learning Site

    Ernst Röhm was head of the SA (Brownshirts) up to July 1934. Many assumed that Röhm was a loyal member of the Nazi Party who had created an organisation (the SA) to protect Nazi Party meetings. However, fearing that Röhm was going to betray him, Hitler ordered his arrest and death.