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Vaivara concentration camp

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Vaivara concentration camp was the largest of the 22 concentration and labor camps established in Estonia by the Nazi regime during World War II. [1]

24 relations: Collaboration with the Axis Powers, Ereda, Franz von Bodmann, German occupation of Estonia during World War II, Hans Aumeier, History of Estonia, History of the Jews in Estonia, Index of World War II articles (V), Inge Sylten and Heinz Drosihn, Jägala concentration camp, Klooga, Klooga concentration camp, Kovno Ghetto, Lagedi, List of Nazi concentration camps, List of prisons, Nazi concentration camp commandant, Omakaitse, Socialist People's Front, The Holocaust in Estonia, Vaivara, Vaivara Parish, Vilna Ghetto, Zelig Kalmanovich.

Collaboration with the Axis Powers

Within nations occupied by the Axis Powers in World War II, some citizens and organizations, prompted by nationalism, ethnic hatred, anti-communism, antisemitism, opportunism, self-defense, or often a combination, knowingly collaborated with the Axis Powers.

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Ereda

Ereda is a village in Alutaguse Parish, Ida-Viru County in northeastern Estonia.

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Franz von Bodmann

Franz Hermann Johann Maria Freiherr von Bodmann, sometimes written as Bodman (born 23 March 1908 in Zwiefaltendorf – died 25 May 1945 in Altenmarkt im Pongau) was a German SS-Obersturmführer who served as a camp physician in several Nazi concentration camps.

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German occupation of Estonia during World War II

After Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union on June 22, 1941, Army Group North reached Estonia in July.

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Hans Aumeier

Hans Aumeier (20 August 1906 – 28 January 1948) was an SS commander during the Nazi era who was the deputy commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp.

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History of Estonia

The history of Estonia forms a part of the history of Europe.

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History of the Jews in Estonia

The history of the Jews in Estonia starts with individual reports of Jews in what is now Estonia from as early as the 14th century.

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Index of World War II articles (V)

# V-1 flying bomb.

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Inge Sylten and Heinz Drosihn

Inge Sylten was a young Jewish girl from Czechoslovakia who was deported in a transport from Theresienstadt Ghetto to Estonia in September 1942.

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Jägala concentration camp

Jägala concentration camp was a labour camp of the Estonian Security Police and SD during the German occupation of Estonia during World War II.

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Klooga

Klooga is a small borough in Lääne-Harju Parish in Harju County in northern Estonia.

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Klooga concentration camp

Klooga concentration camp was a Nazi forced labor subcamp of the Vaivara concentration camp complex established in September 1943 in Harju County, during World War II, in German-occupied Estonia near the village of Klooga.

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Kovno Ghetto

The Kovno ghetto was a ghetto established by Nazi Germany to hold the Lithuanian Jews of Kaunas during the Holocaust.

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Lagedi

Lagedi is a small borough (alevik) in Rae Parish, Harju County, northern Estonia.

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List of Nazi concentration camps

This article presents a partial list of the most prominent Nazi German concentration camps set up across Europe during the course of World War II and the ensuing Holocaust.

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List of prisons

This page provides a list of prisons by country.

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Nazi concentration camp commandant

The commandant (KZ-Kommandant, Lagerkommandant) was the chief commanding position within the SS service of a Nazi concentration camp.

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Omakaitse

The Omakaitse ('home guard') was a militia organisation in Estonia.

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Socialist People's Front

The Socialist People's Front (SPF; Socialistinis liaudies frontas) is a left-wing political party in Lithuania formed out of the December 19, 2009, merger of the Front Party and Lithuanian Socialist Party.

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The Holocaust in Estonia

The Holocaust in Estonia refers to the Nazi crimes during the occupation of Estonia by Nazi Germany.

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Vaivara

Vaivara is a village in Narva-Jõesuu, Ida-Viru County in northeastern Estonia.

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Vaivara Parish

Vaivara Parish is a former municipality of Ida-Viru County in northern Estonia.

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Vilna Ghetto

The Vilna Ghetto was a World War II Jewish ghetto established and operated by Nazi Germany in the city of Vilnius in the territory of Nazi-administered Reichskommissariat Ostland.

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Zelig Kalmanovich

Zelig Hirsch Kalmanovich (Zēligs Hiršs Kalmanovičs) (1885–1944) was a Litvak Jewish philologist, translator, historian, and community archivist of the early 20th century.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vaivara_concentration_camp

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