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Akiermann, Berek

 Person

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Wilson D. Brooks papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-14.0024
Scope and Contents Wilson Dean Brooks participated in significant events during and after World War II. He was a part of the liberation of Dachau, Battle of the Bulge, and worked as an investigator for the War Crimes Board. His collection contains photographs capturing the liberation of Dachau, a journal describing military life in Europe, which includes details about Battle of the Bulge, and a vast amount of documents that pertain to war crime trials he oversaw as a judge advocate. His case reports on war crimes make up the bulk of his collection and contain victim testimonies, arrest reports, instances of maltreatment and murder, and other notable information. The files include testimonies from victims of...
Dates: Created: 1944-1946; Other: Date acquired: 05/02/2014