Globocnik Odilo (Globocnik)( Brigadenfiihrer SS)
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Globocnik, Odilo (Globocnik), (? -1945), Brigadenfuhrer CC (Major General), the chief of all "death camps in Poland during the 2-nd World War. For the first time declared itself in early 1938 during the Anschluss of Austria. He was appointed Gauleiter of Vienna, but his behavior in office was so scandalous that it had to be demoted in the SS. In occupied Poland, led the police in Lublin, was the founder of Belsen, Majdanek and Sobibor - extermination camps in the vicinity of Lublin and Treblinka. In 1941, led all the "death camps" in Poland. Arrested in Austria by Allied forces in early May 1945, committed suicide.