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Col. Curtis L. Williams collection

Document | Accession Number: 2018.659.1

The collection consists of letters, reports, affidavits, memoranda and other documents compiled by Colonel Curtis L. Williams as a member of the Interrogation Division of Office US Chief of Counsel for the International Military Tribunal in Paris, France and Nuremberg, Germany, August-December 1945. The bulk of the documents regard German anti-partisan activities in Italy, including a massacre of 335 Italian men in Rome on 24 March 1944. Other reports include organizational charts, “The Kesselring file,” and “The development of the German Navy since 1933.” Interrogations, affidavits, reports, and letters involve several high ranking Nazis, including Kurt Schuschnigg, Edmund Glaise von Horstenau, Franz von Papen, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Franz Halder, Erich Raeder, Hermann Reinecke, Fritz Wiedemann, Albert Kesselring, Karl Wolff, Herbert Kappler, Wilhelm Harster, and Franz Hofer.

Date
creation:  1945
Language
English
German
Extent
1 box
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the heirs of Colonel Curtis L. Williams
 
Record last modified: 2021-11-10 13:06:28
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