Algimantas Dailidė

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Algimantas Dailidė
Born (1921-03-12) 12 March 1921 (age 96)
Kaunas, Republic of Lithuania
Service/branch Lithuanian Security Police (Saugumas)
Battles/wars World War II

Algimantas Mykolas Dailidė (born 12 March 1921) is a former official of the Nazi-sponsored Lithuanian Security Police (Saugumas) during World War II. After the war, Dailidė sought refuge in the United States, saying he had been a "forester." While in the United States, Dailidė was a real estate agent until he retired to Gulfport, Florida. His citizenship was revoked in 1997[1] and he is variously reported as having left the United States on his own or having been deported in 2004.[2][3][4][4][5][6][7]

Dailidė was born in Kaunas. A Lithuanian court convicted him of having arrested twelve Jews who tried to flee from the Vilna Ghetto and for arresting two Polish nationals who subsequently became political prisoners; however, he was not sentenced to prison "because he is very old and does not pose danger to society".[2]

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