Sicherheitsdienst (Security Service) of Opava

Language of Description
1 Jan 1938 - 31 Dec 1938
Level of Description
  • German
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

0,10 linear meters


The written documents of the fonds of Nazi services, including the fonds of the Security Service of Opava were partially destroyed during the war and after the liberation partially concentrated in the Study Institute of the Ministry of the Interior in Prague, from where they were progressively transferred via the Liberec branch of the State Archives in Litoměřice, or directly to the State Archives in Opava. The temporary inventory list for the fonds was compiled in 1965.

Scope and Content

The fonds comprises only reports of domestic inspections in flats and commercial premises of the Jewish community in Opava and proposals for measures with seized Jewish property from the last quarter of 1938.

System of Arrangement

The fonds comprises only one register and inventory unit of the above-stated files.

Finding Aids

  • ŠMIDÁK G., Bezpečnostní služba (Sicherheitsdienst) Opava. Prozatímní inventární seznam, 1965, 5 s., ev. č. 452.

Process Info

  • This archival description was created by the Jewish Museum in Prague in the framework of the cooperation between EHRI and the Yerusha project.


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