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Date: Wed, 21 Feb 1996 22:54:12 -0700
To: (Ken McVay OBC)
Subject: Administrative positions in the Auschwitz C.C.
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Source: "Auschwitz Chronicle, 1939-1945 / Danuta Czech. - 1st American ed.
(ISBN 0-8050-0938-8); pp. 15-16. (Ref: APMO, D-RF-3, RSHA/117/2, p.166,
RSHA General Orders)

July 1 [1940]

The following SS men have administrative positions in the Auschwitz C.C.:

1. Camp Commandant: Rudolf Ho"ss, SS captain, SS No. 193616, detailed from
Sachenhausen C.C.

2. Adjutant: Josef Kramer, SS first lieutenant, SS No. 32217, transferred
from Mauthausen C.C.

3. First Camp Commander: Karl Fritsch, SS first lieutenant, SS No. 7287,
transferred from Dachau C.C.

4. Second Camp Commander: Franz Xazer Maier, SS second lieutenant, SS No.
69600, transferred from the SS Death's Head Division.

5. Director of Administration: Max Meyer, SS first lieutenant, SS No.
289455, detailed from the Concentration Camps Inspectorate.

6. Bursar: Herbert Minkos, SS technical sergeant, SS No. 293112,
transferred from Buchenwald C.C.

7. Senior Food Clerk: Willi Rieck, SS second lieutenant, SS No. 63900,
transferred from Dachau C.C.

8. Housing administration: Otto Reincke, SS technical sergeant, SS No.
156653, transferred from Flossenbu"rg C.C.

9. Camp Doctor: Max Popiersch, SS captain, SS No. 176467

10. Camp Doctor: Robert Neumann, SS first lieutenant, SS No. 203348

11. Director of the Political Department (camp Gestapo): Maximilian
Grabner, SS second lieutenant, appointed to the post by the Kattowitz

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