Armenians in SS

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Re: Armenians in SS

Post by POSTOYAN » 07 Sep 2022 10:34

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Post by Za Rus » 13 Sep 2022 16:38

Armenische_Legionar wrote:
14 Feb 2005 17:21

Armenians like SS formation were formed in the end of 1944. Germans were joined some reg.s from 812, 814 and I/73 and formed an SS regiment or more like a Waffengruppe. It was a part of Caucasian Cavallery Unit SS.
Waffengruppe "Armenien". But without of this, more than 1000 Armenians was already been a part of SS, So for example in Dirlewanger or in 30th SS division (rus).
I'm interested in seeing some of these Armenian names that posted to Dirlewanger for I have only found Ukrainian, Russian, and one Latvian. Do you have any sources backing this?

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