Nuremberg, Germany: International Military Tribunal, 1945-08-20
Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Law Library
Subdivision 26 / Norway and Denmark
26.05 (Bovensiepen interrogation, 20 Aug. 1945)
English; the translator's name is not given.,
Hitler; Himmler; Kaltenbrunner; Werner Best; Dr. Mildner; Pancke; Skorzeni; Schwerdt; Peter Schaeffer; Myrdahl; Issel; Waldenburg; Dr. Hoffmann; Professor Mogens Fog; Colonel Timroth
30 December 1943; 6 January 1944
This document is a summary of an interrogation conducted on the noted date. It describes in some detail Bovensiepen's working relationships with Werner Best and Guenther Pancke, when all three were posted in Denmark, as well as explaining why Bovensiepen was ordered to replace Mildner as Chief of the German Security Police in Denmark. The summary also reports Bovensiepen's opinions and knowledge of the German counter-terror, ordered by Hitler, the use of torture against prisoners, and the activities of Peter Group. The document is a typewritten original of excellent quality on slightly browning paper.