| Erased from history: the unit of "North Africans" recruited by the Gestapo to hunt down French resistance fighters
| Wednesday, December 04, 2013
|Islam Versus Europe : In France, in recent years, it
has become one of the commonplaces of multicult propaganda to say that
the French people owe Muslims a moral debt for their supposed role in
helping defeat the Nazis when fighting as colonial troops. A film, released in English as Days of Glory, was even made to hammer the message home.
"They were sent there to terrorise and humiliate the
population. At the start of, in Dordogne, the methods of the large
companies of soldiers in the Middle Ages were applied." Patrice Rolli,
historian and ethnologist, recounts in a new book (1) the story of the
North-African phalangists sent to the area by the Gestapo to track down
resistance fighters. A unit that has sad memories associated with it,
which the Périgordins referred to as "bicots" [wogs], taken from the
This unit of about fifty men was based in Périgueux opposite the
Kommandantur, in the building where BNP is now based. It was composed of
auxiliaries of North-African origin, recruited in the lower-class
districts of Paris and led by notorious gangsters, notably Henri Lafont.
The latter was close to Pierre Bonny, a police officer from Périgourd
whose career was retraced by Guy Penaud a few years ago.
Somehow, I don't think the French government will be subsidising a film about this any time soon. Labels:
Islam and Nazism,
|posted by D.Swami Gwekanandam @ 7:16 PM