Demmin was a stronghold of the West Slav Circipanes during the Middle Ages. Due to its strategical importance, burghs were erected (and often attacked and destroyed) at the Vorwerk and Haus Demmin sites, named Dimin or Dymin. A Saxon army unsuccessfully besieged the settlement during the 1147 Wendish Crusade. Yet, the armed conflicts with their ...
The German historian Udo Grashhoff and the German author Kurt Bauer wrote that the suicides occurred in two stages: in a first wave before the Red Army's arrival, in part due to a "fear of the Russians" spread by Nazi propaganda, and – as in Demmin – in a second wave after the Red Army's arrival, triggered by executions, looting and mass ...
Demmin (German pronunciation: ) is a former Kreis (district) in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It was bounded by (from the south and clockwise) the districts of Müritz , Güstrow , Nordvorpommern , Ostvorpommern and Mecklenburg-Strelitz .
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More suicides than in Demmin, however, were not recorded anywhere else – about five percent of the inhabitants passed away in this manner." This book lists 4858 suicides in Berlin during April and May 1945 vs 700 in Demmin but does not call the Berlin suicides a mass event.
On 1 May 1945, hundreds of people committed mass suicide in Demmin, a town then in the Province of Pomerania, now in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. The suicides occurred during a mass panic that was provoked by atrocities committed by soldiers of the Soviet Red Army, who had sacked the town the day before. Death toll estimates vary. It is the largest mass suicide ever recorded in Germany ...
Dargun is a town in the Mecklenburgische Seenplatte district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated 12 km (7 mi) km west of Demmin. It is famous for Dargun Palace, a former Cistercian abbey.
Coğrafiya. Demmin şəhəri Pin, Tuluz və Trabel çaylarının qovuşduğu yer olan Qərbi Pomeranya ovasında yerləşməkdədir. Kummeroş gölü və Ştetn körfəzindən kiçik gəmilərlə Pin çayından istifadə etməklə Demmin şəhərinə gəlmək mümkündür. Çayboyu ərazilərdə üzü şəhərə tərəf gələn kiçik velosiped çığırlarıda mövcuddur.