Endre, László (1895-1946)
           
Hungarian Under Secretary of State, Ministry of the Interior

Radical right-wing police chief in the provinces, then deputy police chief of Budapest with long standing ties to German National–Socialists.  Upon the German entry into Hungary, he maintained close ties to Eichmann and under his guidance as Deputy Minister of the Interior oversaw and expedited the deportations of the Hungarian Jews. Escaped Budapest prior to the siege in 1945, he was apprehended by American troops and extradited to Hungary to stand trial. Sentenced to death he was executed in Budapest in 1946, aged fifty-one.

 

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