Falk Harnack and the SS

Gerhard Fauth, Falk’s CO in Athens: Around December 20, 1943, the commanding officer of our company (the then-First Lt. Kanne) handed me a “confidential personnel order” from the Reich Security office of the SS. The order said that Falk Harnack was to be immediately released from military duty and placed in a security camp of … Continue reading

WMF and Scholl

WMF Company, which owned the house on Münsterplatz 33, notified the Scholl family that their lease was being terminated. Dr. Ohr, who was responsible for the company’s real estate, asked Magdalana Scholl to come to the office in the building, so Inge Scholl accompanied her mother on that official visit. They learned that the reason … Continue reading