workers brought into Germany were put into four classifications: guest workers, military internees, civilian workers, and Eastern workers. The political programme espoused by Hitler and the nsdap brought about a world war, leaving behind a devastated and impoverished Europe. In the areas of Poland annexed in 1939, the Nazis instigated a brutal suppression and systematic dismantling of the Catholic Church. By late 1942, there were 24 divisions from Romania on the Eastern Front, 10 from Italy, and 10 from Hungary. The day after, SA stormtroopers demolished union offices around the country; all trade unions were forced to dissolve and their leaders were arrested. It could not be expected that even for a brief period our Air Force could make up for our lack of naval supremacy." Raeder 2001,. . On 29 November 2006, State Secretary in the Federal Ministry of the Interior Christoph Bergner said the reason the statistics do not match is because Haar only includes people who were directly killed. In Poland, Nazi plunder of raw materials began even before the German invasion had concluded. Journal of Social History. While virtually every family suffered losses during the war has a story to tell, Germans kept quiet about their experiences and felt a sense of communal guilt, even if they were not directly involved in war crimes. Invasion of the Soviet Union On, contravening the MolotovRibbentrop Pact,.5 million Axis troops attacked the Soviet Union. Grand Admiral: The Personal Memoir of the Commander in Chief of the German Navy From 1935 Until His Final Break With Hitler in 1943. A supplementary decree issued in November defined as Jewish anyone with three Jewish grandparents, or two grandparents if the Jewish faith was followed. Many sorties were intentionally given civilian targets in an effort to destroy German morale. From the start of the war, a British blockade on shipments to Germany affected its economy.