Gestapo sends medals to People’s Court
Secret State Police [Gestapo]
State Police Headquarters Munich
Vol. No. 13 226/43 II A/Mah. [Mahler]
Munich, July 9, 1943
/Stamp: Reich Attorney General’s Office, People’s Court, received July 14, 1943, Illegible]/
To the Chief Prosecutor of the Reich, People’s Court in Berlin W9, Bellevue Str. 15.
With regards to: Criminal case against Alexander Schmorell et al
Previous correspondence: Your request dated May 4, 1943, File No. 6J 24/43.
Enclosures: 1 KVK with swords and original document re bestowal; 1 ribbon for a medallion for serving in the East; 1 silver anniversary distinguished service medallion with sheath; 1 Württemberg Silver Service Medallion with ribbon; 1 EK [iron cross] II with ribbon; 1 medallion honoring distinguished service on the front lines, together with ribbon and original document re bestowal
As requested, enclosed please find the honors and decorations that were collected with regards to the persons sentenced by the People’s Court on April 19, 1943 in the above-mentioned criminal case – namely:
1.) from Wilhelm Graf:
a) Distinguished service medal for service during the war [KVK], with swords and original document re bestowal;
b) Ribbon for a medallion for serving in the East
2.) from Kurt Huber:
a) Silver anniversary distinguished service medallion
3.) from Eugen Grimminger:
a.) Württemberg Silver Service Medallion with ribbon
b.) EK [iron cross] II with ribbon
c.) Medallion honoring distinguished service on the front lines, together with ribbon and original document re bestowal
The original documents re bestowal of honors as well as the ribbon from Graf’s distinguished service medal for service during the war cannot be found.
/Handwritten notes: [Illegible]/
Source: NJ1704 (111 – 112)