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Volume 006
Subdivision Subdivision 12 / Legal Changes in Germany
Part Not applicable
Section 12.01 (Constitution and Administration)
Title Constitution and Administration in the Third Reich / Partial Translation of Document 2780-PS / Office of U.S. Chief of Counsel
Pages 1
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1937
Language English; the translator is Willard Evans Skidmore, Lt (jg) USNR, 391590.
Author Dr. Rudolph Kluge and Dr. Heinrich Kruger
Witness Not applicable
Other Names Paul Schmidt
Other Dates None
Abstract This document is a translation of part of a single paragraph that states the Fuehrer principle of the Nazi state. The document is a typewritten copy on paper that is brittle and browning.
Keywords Fuehrer principle; Third Reich; Nazi government; National Socialist political theory