The type of warrior Himmler wanted in the SS: blond with full "Aryan" characteristics. In this case SS-Sturmbannführer (later SS-Standartenführer) Max Hansen - who commanded Regiment, Panzer Grenadier Division "Leibstandarte-SS-Adolf-Hitler".
Heinrich Himmler, leader of the SS, with a cigar at the.Berghof, Germany He carried out "The Final Solution" for Hitler. He was arrested at the end of the war by the British, but committed suicide shortly thereafter.
Hermann Goering with his wife Emmy & his daughter Edda, 1939