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Nuremberg trial transcripts and documents from the Collection of General William J. Donovan

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Volume 009
Subdivision Subdivision 16 / Prisoners of War and Concentration Camps
Part Not applicable
Section 16.14 cont'd (Lahousen interrogation, 18 Sept. 1945) IDS
Title Interrogation of: Erwin Lahousen / Office of U.S. Chief of Counsel for the Prosecution of Axis Criminality / Interrogation Division Summary
Pages 3
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1945-09-18
Language English
Author Col. J. H. Amen
Witness Erwin Lahousen
Other Names Hitler; General Oster; Canaris; General Weygand; General Giraud; Keitel; Jodl; Dr. Donani; Admiral Buerkner; Bentivigny; Pickenbrock; Heydrich; Mueller; Himmler
Other Dates 9 April 1935; 18 October 1942
Abstract This document is a much more detailed summary of the same interrogation as that of the preceding document. This summary includes a brief transcript of a telephone conversation between Lahousen and Keitel about the order to assassinate Giraud, as well as statements about the execution of Admiral Canaris, the killing of British commandos, and the Weygand and Giraud affairs, respectively. The document is a typewritten copy of adequate quality on browning paper.
Keywords Canaris's diary; British Commandos; Weygand affair; Giraud affair; SD; Political murder