The International Campaign for Real History
Documents on the silencing of Heinrich Himmler

 

Website explanation: On May 24, 1945 three Russian officers inspected the body. The sketch identifies them as Lt Col Ievlev, Capt Kutchin and Colonel Gorbushin. According to The Manchester Guardian, May 25, 1945, these were Marshal Zhukov's representatives supervising the German surrender.

Illustration copyright The Illustrated London News.

[May 2005: Public Record Office London releases documents on the death of Heinrich Himmler] [Back to Illustrated London News image map]

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