Herbert Jensch (1900 – 1944) lived from 1920 in Frankfurt and was a member of the German Communist Party (KPD) and from 1929 a KPD member of the city parliament.
He was arrested after the Reichstag fire, and released 19 months later. In 1939 he was conscripted to the navy. While stationed in France, he got into contact with the French resistance.
The Nazi formation SS murdered him in the open street in Brest (France).