Hans Frank

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Hans Frank
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Hans Frank
Govrenor-General o the General Govrenment
In office
26 October 1939 – Januar 1945
Personal details
BornHans Michael Frank
23 Mey 1900(1900-05-23)
Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany
Dee'd16 October 1946(1946-10-16) (aged 46)
Nuremberg, Germany
NaitionalityGerman
Poleetical pairtyNaitional Socialist German Wirkers' Pairty (NSDAP)
Spoose(s)Brigitte Herbst (married 1925)
ReligionRoman Catholic

Hans Michael Frank (23 Mey 1900 – 16 October 1946) wis a German lawyer who wirked for the Nazi pairty during the 1920s an 1930s. Efter Hitler's ascension tae pouer in 1933, Frank acame Nazi Germany's chief jurist an Govrenor-General o occupied Poland's 'General Govrenment' territory. During his tenure (1939–1945), he institutit a reign o terror against the ceevilian population, systematic plunder an brutal economic exploitation an acame directly involved in the mass murther o Pols ceetizens o baith Jewish an non-Jewish backgrund. At the Nuremberg trials, he wis foond guilty o war crimes an crimes against humanity an wis executit.