Deposition, May 6, 1945
Chilling statement by Waffen SS Unterscharfuehrer Sommerhof detailing his
participation in mass killings of thousands perpetrated in Pleskau (Pskov) and at
KZ-Oranienburg. "PS -- I beg mild judgment in my case, since I am basically a good-hearted
man. I am a great animal lover, and have never hurt an animal."
Sommerhof, Franz Xaver
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