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Under the rule of Nazi Germany from to , gay men and to a lesser extent lesbians were persecuted with thousands of gay men imprisoned in Nazi concentration camps. The Gestapo compiled lists of homosexuals, and gay clubs were shut down. Some gay men emigrated while others withdrew from homosexual practices or engaged in heterosexual relationships to cover their identities. Between and , an estimated , men were arrested as homosexuals, of whom some 50, were officially sentenced. Most of these men served time in regular prisons, and an estimated 5, to 15, of those sentenced were incarcerated in Nazi concentration camps. Homosexuals in the camps suffered an unusual degree of cruelty by their captors, including being used as target practice on shooting ranges.
Persecution of homosexuals in Nazi Germany
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