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October 1-2


German police in Denmark begin rounding up Jews for
deportation. But the Danish underground, helped by many
ordinary Danish citizens, hides Jews and launches a broad
effort to smuggle them to Sweden with the help of Danish
fishermen. Through the Swedish minister in Berlin, the
Swedish government officially protests against the
deportation order and offers to give refuge to all Danish
Jews. (USHMM, 1993, p. 46-47)

October 1


The Police Section for Gypsies at the Munich Police Headquarters is
incorporated into the Reich Criminal Police Office (since September
27, 1939 it was Department V of the Reich Security Main Office) to
form the "Central Reich Administration for Combating Gypsy
Malefaction." (Ruerup, 124)


Three thousand one hundred fifty-five Polish, German,
Russian, Hungarian and Czech Jews arrive at Stutthof
concentration camp from Riga. (USHMM, 1994, p. 62)


The International Military Tribunal at Nurnberg continued handing down its
judgments,which may now be found at

                       Work Cited

Ruerup, Reinhard, Ed., trans. By Werner T. Angress. Topography of
   Terror. Berliner Festspiele GmbH, Berlin: 1987

USHMM (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Fifty
   Years Ago: Revolt Amid the Darkness: Days of Remembrance,
   April 18-25, 1993. Washington, D.C.: 1993
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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