Abandonment of Willi Graf’s corpse

Secret State Police [Gestapo]
State Police Headquarters Munich

Munich, November [illegible], 1944

/Stamp: State Attorney General’s Office
November 24, 1944

To the
Chief Prosecutor of the State Attorney General’s Office
In Munich

[Illegible]. We have no reservations about telling Graf’s father about the loss of his farewell letter and the location of his grave.

Incidentally, it should be noted that the State Police Headquarters in Munich had discretionary power over Graf’s corpse. They ordered an “abandonment” of the corpse – without notification of its name – which means that the burial office was not able to track it down, nor have they done so.

Signed for
Signed by Dr. Freise.

/Signature: [Illegible]/

/Seal: Secret State Police [Gestapo], [illegible]
Eagle with Swastika/

[Note: “Dated” November 24, 1944 because the actual date of the letter was illegible.]

Source: NJ1704, Volume 21 (page 271)

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