|Birthplace:||Bonn, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany|
|Death:||Died in 's-Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands|
|Cause of death:||(Tortured and shot by a firing squad at Waalsdorpervlakte (Scheveningen|
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About Ernst Cahn
Erst Cahn was tortured and shot at Gestapo Headquarters in Amsterdam.
He refused to reveal who had fixed the offensive ammonia bottle in his tavern that killed numbers of Germans. He was shot by a German firing squad on 3 March 1941, the first person to be shot in such a way in Holland, since the German occupation ten months earlier.
The Holocaust - Martin Gilbert page 144
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