German Photographer (20th Century). Medium: black and white photograph. Date: 20th Century. Eicke (1892-1943), was the SS officer who shot Ernst Rohm on the Night of the Long Knives (30th June 1934); Night of the Long Knives was the Nazi purge of the SA leadership; he was also Commander of the concentration camp at Dachau in Bavaria; Provenance: Private Collection / Peter Newark Military Pictures. Photographic rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.