Manuscript Collections
Knox, Kenneth. Collection

Collection Number: D-547

5 linear feet
Knox served in the United States Army as an Army Military Police and Correctional Supervisor, United States Army Recruiter, Chief Physical Security Inspector, and a Sandblaster for the Sacramento Army Depot.
The collection documents the trials of fifteen German Prisoners of War (POW) convicted of murdering four fellow prisoners: Johannes Kunze, Werner Drechsler, Hans Geller, and Horst Gunther in 1945 in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
Inclusive Dates
Political Science
Additional Collection Information
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