Ryan, Hermine

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Born: Jul 16, 1919 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Austrian
Categories: Felon


Austrian Nazi concentration camp guard and Nazi war criminal.

 

1919 - Born on the 16th of July in Vienna, Austria.

 

1939 - Picked from her job at a Heinkel aircraft plant in Berlin and sent to be trained at Ravensbrück concentration camp near Berlin.

 

1942-1944 - She was transferred to the Majdanek death and concentration camp outside Lublin, Poland.

 

        - Promoted to assistant wardress under Oberaufseherin Elsa Erich along with five other women.

Killed many further women by stomping on them, earning her the nickname "The Stomping Mare."

 

1944 - Ordered back to Ravensbrück as Majdanek began evacuations and was promoted to head of a work detail and in late 1944 she was promoted to supervising wardress at the Genthin subcamp of Ravensbrück, located outside Berlin.

 

1945 - Braunsteiner fled the camp ahead of the Soviet Red Army.

 

1946 - Arrested by an Austrian court.

 

1947 - Imprisoned until 18th of April.

 

1848 - She was again arrested on 7th of April for assassination, infanticide and manslaughter at Ravensbrück.

 

1949 - Once again released on 22nd of November.

 

1963 - Immigrated to US (naturalized US citizen 1963).

 

1971 - Stripped of US citizenship for concealing criminal record from immigration authorities.

 

1973 - Expelled from US to West Germany (1st current or former US citizen extradited for war crimes).

 

1980 - Given a life sentence for her sadistic acts at the Majdanek camp in Nazi-occupied Poland.

 

1999 - Hermine Braunsteiner Ryan died on 19th of April due to the complications of diabetes.

 

 

 

 

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