The Holocaust Historiography Project

Translation of document 089

Field Command Post 6.11.42.

The Reichsfuehrer-SS
Personal Staff
Diary No. 41/1/43 Secret.


(1) To the RSHA
Department IV B4
For the attention of SS Obersturmbannfuehrer Eichmann
Berlin SW 11
Prinz-Albrecht-Str. 8.

Re: Establishment of a collection of skeletons at the Anatomical Institute at Strassburg.

The Reichsfuehrer-SS has issued a directive to the effect that SS-Hauptsturmfuehrer Prof. Dr. Hirt, who is the director of the Anatomical Institute at Strassburg and the head of a department of the Institute for Military Science Research in the Ahnenerbe Society, be furnished with everything he needs for his research work. By order of the Reichsfuehrer-SS, therefore, I ask you to make possible the establishment of the planned collection. SS-Obersturmbannfuehrer Sievers will get in touch with you with regard to straightening out the details.

By order
[signed] Brandt

Berlin, 27 November 1942.

2. To the “Ahnenerbe” Society
Puecklerstrasse 16

Copy sent with request that cognizance be taken thereof. I refer to your letter of 2.11.42.

By order
[signature illegible]
[in pencil] 27.11
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