The Holocaust Historiography Project
Auschwitz, by J.-C. Pressac
Document 8:
[PMO neg. no. 20922/1]

Drawing 980. scale 1: 100
Drawn by SS Sergeant Ulmer
checked by SS Second Lieutenant Dejaco
on 3rd February 1942
and approved by SS Captain Bischoff
on 7th February.

Entwurf für das Krematorium /
crematorium project.
Werksatz / roof frame

Document 8

Translation of inscriptions
· Kaminverwahrung / chimney flashing [inscribed below the collective chimney for the six furnaces].
· Sämtlich eingeschriebene Masse sind Rohbaumasse und sind vor Baubeginn zu überprüfen.

Unstimmigkeiten sind sofort zu melden! / All the dimensions given are raw figures and are to be checked before work begins. Any discrepancies are to be reported immediately!
The figure lower right. 7015/IV, proves that this drawing was communicated to the Huta firm of Kattowitz, a civilian undertaking, who marked it with their own reference number, thus proving that the drawing was not “secret.”