Results for: Gestapo

In Holocaust

Who were the Gestapo?

Answer . \nThe Gestapo (contraction of Geheime Staatspolizei; "secret state police") was the official secret police of Nazi Germany. Under the overall administration of th (MORE)
In Holocaust

What did the Gestapo do?

The Gestapo was the political secret police. Its functions included spying on enemies of the Nazi regime (imaginary as well as real), finding dissidents and opponents. They we (MORE)
In Germany in WW2

What are gestapos?

GESTAPO is an abbreviation - the German equivalent of an acronym. It is short for Geheimstaatspolizei. geheim = secret. Staats = State. Polizei = Police.
In Holocaust

What was the Gestapo?

The Gestapo also known as the "Stapo" was the Nazi secret police. It was formed in April 1933 by Herman Goering. Their role was to 'sniff out' opponents of the Nazi regime. (MORE)
In World War 2

What was Gestapo and what did they do?

The Gestapo were with the Nazis. The Gestapo (and the Nazis) killed Jews, Handicapped people and plenty of other kinds of people in ww2,
In Germany in WW2

How did the gestapo get their information?

The Gestapo got their information by planting spies and under-cover men all over the place. I hope I helped you! (and the many others using this to gather information for Hist (MORE)
In Holocaust

Who were the Gestapo and what did they do?

The Gestapo were the official secret police of Nazi Germany. Gestapo was an abbreviation for Geheime Staatspolizei and was under the administration of SS leader Heinrich Himml (MORE)
In Germany in WW2

Why were gestapos called gestapo?

GESTAPO, and Gestapos is bad usage- you would say Gestapo agents, or men. It was the plainclothes or detective arm of the German SS and derives from the acronym- Geheime Staat (MORE)
In Germany in WW2

Why did the gestapo do what they did?

Because the Nazi Party controlled them via having its leaders as pro-nazis. Additionally, they used lots of imformers to become more effective.
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What i gestapo?

The Gestapo (German pronunciation:[ɡeˈstaːpo, ɡəˈʃtaːpo] ( listen)), abbreviation of GeheimeStaatspolizei, or the Secret State Police, was the offici (MORE)