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Karl Wolff, high - ranking SS officer, a Nazi war criminal.
Wolf began his military career as an adjutant to SS commander Heinrich Himmler. He held the rank of Gruppenfueher (Major General) in the Waffen - SS, then was promoted to Obergruppenfuehrer.
See: Spector, Shmuel, "Karl Wolff" in the Encyclopedia of the Holocaust (ed. I. Gutman, New York: Macmillan, 1990), vol. 4, pp. 1658 - 59.