Manfred Roeder

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Manfred Roeder in 2009

Manfred Roeder (6 February 1929 – 30 July 2014) was a German lawyer, Wehrmacht soldier, prominent Holocaust denier and convicted extreme-right activist.

Roeder was born in Berlin. He fought in World War II in 1945. In 1997, he stood as the NPD candidate (a far-right party) for Stralsund in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern during the parliamentary elections,[1] promoting himself as "Chancellor alternative 1998", but was unsuccessful.

Roeder died in Neukirchen on 30 July 2014 at the age of 85.[2]

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  1. Ein notorisch Rechtsextremer will nach Bonn Andreas Baumann, Die Welt, 18 September 1998. (in German)
  2. "Rechtsextremist Roeder starb 85-jährig in Neukirchen | Politik" (in German). Hna.de. Retrieved 2014-08-01.