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Jakob Lölgen from the Gestapo headed up Unit 16 who ordered the shooting,ended up as the head of the criminal investigation department in Trier until he retired aged 60. His final days were spent in a retirement home and he died aged 80.
His defence "it was orders from further up"
Władysław ended up in a ditch with 349 other Polish intellectuals …… just another forgotten statistic
This is a very powerful image that sums up the insane loss of life in WWII