Intelligence report and deposition, April 26, 1945
Lengthy intelligence report and deposition on First Lieutenant Kurt Gerstein
(Head of Technical Disinfection Services for the SS): an anti-Nazi eye-witness to mass gassings. Gerstein was head of "disinfection"
intimate knowledge of gas chambers and the prussic acid used at Belsen, Auschwitz,
Mauthausen, and Oranienburg and an eye-witness to multiple gassings of KZ-inmates. Includes
listing of anti-Nazis with whom Gerstein associated in Berlin; testimony on the use of
prussic acid ; and a transcript of a letter from the "German Company for the Control of
Vermin," regarding the storage and use of "disinfectant," June 9,
Gerstein, Kurt, 1905-1945
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Intelligence report and deposition, April 26, 1945. David M. Berke Collection of Nuremberg Trials Depositions (MS 804). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
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