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."

Extent:
3 p.
Subject(s):
witness:
Sommerhof, Franz Xaver
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Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
MS 804
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Identifier:
mums804-f05-i019
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Deposition, May 6, 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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