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Heinrich Himmler appointed head of all German police forces.  (Friedlaender, 194)


Martin Bormann issues a directive which prohibited all
religious activities by members of the Labor Service. (107-PS. NCA II, 900)

June 17-25,1944

Jews in  Budapest are restricted to specially marked
"Jewish buildings." As a result, about two hundred thousand
Jews in Budapest are required to move into twenty-six
hundred houses and apartments marked with a yellow star.
(USHMM 1994, 46)

                          Work Cited

Friedlaender, Saul. Nazi Germany and the Jews, Volume I: The Years of
Persecution, 1933-1939. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1997

USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Darkness Before Dawn: Days of Remembrance, April
   3-10, 1994. Washington, D.C.: 1994

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