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Heinrich Himmler was Reichsfhrer-SS Reich SS Leader and Chief of the German police In this capacity he was responsible for the implementation of the Final Solution - the extermination of the Jews - as ordered by the Fhrer Adolf Hitler He was born in Munich on October 7 1900 His father was the son of a police president a former tutor to the princes of the Bavarian court and a headmaster by profession Himmler originally intended to be a farmer and in fact acquired a degree in agronomy He fought in World War I at the every end and afterwards drifted into one of the many right wing soldiers organizations that were so prevalent at the time It is here that he came into contact with Hitler He took part in the Hitler Putsch the attempt to overthrow the government of 1923 as a standard-bearer He married Margret Boden in 1926 In 1929 Hitler appointed him head of the SS which at that time numbered about 300 men and served mainly as a bodyguard for Hitler A superb organizer he had already expanded the SS to 50000 men by 19By 1936 he had consolidated police power in Germany and was named Chief of the German police on June 17 of that year With all organs of the police especially the Gestapo secret state police now under his control his power was virtually without limit In addition to his other responsibilities he was also responsible for the security services Sicherheitsdienst and the concentration camps which up to that time housed prisoners of the state Himmlers men staged the phony border incident that Hitler used to justify the invasion of Poland at the outbreak of World War II As the war went on the armored portions of the SS - the Waffen SS - began to rival the Armed Forces for power in the military field culminating in Himmlers being named Minister of the Interior in 1943
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