Bischoff’s expense report

Assistant Prosecutor Bischoff.

Expense Report.

I hereby request reimbursement of the following expenses:

[Headings: a) Travel plans and business purpose. b) Expenses paid. c) Marks. d) Pfennig. e) Notes.]

[Note 1] a) Outbound travel: (Itinerary) 8:15 a.m., departure from Berlin Anhalter train station, 2nd class. Local (E) train. Express (D) train. Long distance express (FD) train. Sleeper car via Halle to Munich. Arrival at 6:10 p.m. in Munich. b) Train fare (airfare) surcharges for E, D, or FD trains. Reserved seat. Reserved bed. Luggage (reasons for sending luggage ahead must be given). c/d) 43.00 [Marks] [$344.00]. e) [blank].

a) Business purpose of trip: Preparation of indictment, trial, and execution of 3 death penalties in re Scholl et al. Trip to Regensburg. Beginning at: 2/20/43, around 8 a.m. Ending at [illegible] 2/22/43, around 6 p.m. Evening, preparation of indictment, 2/21 publishing of indictment, service of legal process, [illegible] interrogation. Trip to Regensburg. 2/22, trial and [illegible]. b) [Blank]. c/d) 40.00 [Marks] [$320.00]. e) Daily allowance of 10 Marks [$80.00] per day x 4 days.

a) [blank]. b) [blank]. c/d) 24.00 [Marks] [$192.00]. e) Overnight allowance of 8 Marks [$64.00] per day x 3.0 nights.

a) [blank]. b) [blank]. c/d) 33.30 [Marks] [$266.40]. e) See next page.

a) Return trip: (Itinerary). 7 a.m. departure from Munich, 2nd class. Local (E) train. Express (D) train. Long distance express (FD) train. Sleeper car via Leipzig to Berlin—Anhalter Train Station. Arrival at 6:30 p.m. in Berlin. b) [blank]. c/d) 43.00 [Marks] [$344.00]. e) [blank].

[Total] 183.30 [Marks] [$1,466.40]. Approved.

/Stamp: Berlin, February 25, 1943, Accounting Office, People’s Court/

/Signature: Vogelgesang/

[Reverse of expense report]
Incidentals: (Debits and credits)
Bus, streetcar in: [blank]
Similar transportation expenses 2/21/43: Trip to Regensburg, 2nd class train ticket, depart 9:20 p.m., arrive 11:31 p.m.: 11.10 [Marks] [$88.80]
Porters 2/22/43 Regensburg to Munich, 6:31 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.: 11.10 [Marks] [$88.80]
Storage for luggage Sleeping car: 6.00 [Marks] [$48.00]
Conveyance of files [illegible]: [blank]
Shipping of luggage Room: 5.10 [Marks] [$40.80]
Similar luggage expenses See attachment [Note 2]
Total: 33.30 [Marks] [$266.40]

Use of automobiles must be justified.

I receive a fixed salary—basic pay—daily allowance of tariff group A2c1. I receive employment compensation—severance pay in the amount of [blank] Marks daily.

I received an advance from the cashier’s office of the People’s Court in the amount of [blank] Marks.

I hereby certify that I have undertaken the business travel described herein and that I have incurred the expenses stated above.

Berlin, February 24, 1943.
Name: /Signature: [illegible] [Note 3]/
Title: Assistant Prosecutor.


Note 1: Dates were written in this column—February—but numbers were cut off.

Note 2: There is no attachment in the file.

Note 3: This does not look like the same “Bischoff” signature on the other files.


Source: ZC13267 (263 – 264)

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