Cornell University Law Library

Donovan Nuremberg Trials Collection

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

More information

Volume 009
Subdivision Subdivision 16 / Prisoners of War and Concentration Camps
Part Not applicable
Section 16.20 (Buerkner interrogation, 9 Nov. 1945)
Title Summary of Interrogation of Vice Admiral Leopold Buerkner
Pages 1
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1945-11-09
Language English
Author Colonel Amen
Witness Leopold Buerkner
Other Names Keitel; Jodl; Canaris; Hitler; Lahousen
Other Dates None
Abstract This document is a summary of an interrogation of the witness conducted on the noted date. The stated subject is "Violations of International Law in Connection with Treatment of Russian Prisoners of War." The document is a typewritten copy of adequate quality on slightly browning paper in good condition.
Keywords Russian POWs; International law; Geneva Convention; Weygand affair; Giraud affair; British POWs; War crimes