Ernst Röhm

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Ernst Röhm
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Röhm in uniform, 1933
BornErnst Julius Günther Röhm
28 November 1887(1887-11-28)
Munich, Bavarie, German Empire
Died1 Julie 1934(1934-07-01) (aged 46)
Stadelheim Prison, Munich, Germany
ThriftStabschef, SA-Logo.svg Sturmabteilung (SA)
Poleetical pairty
Naitional Socialist German Wirkers' Pairty (NSDAP)
ParentsJulius an Emilie Röhm

Ernst Julius Günther Röhm (German pronunciation: [ˈɛɐ̯nst ˈʁøːm]; 28 November 1887 – 1 Julie 1934) wis a German militar officer an early member o the Nazi Pairty. As ane o the members o its predecessor, the German Wirkers' Pairty, he wis a close friend an early ally o Adolf Hitler an a co-foonder o the Sturmabteilung (SA, "Storm Battalion"), the Nazi Pairty's militia, an later wis its commander. Bi 1934, Hitler haed come tae see him as a potential rival, an he wis executit during the Nicht o the Lang Knifes.