Karl Wolff


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Darmstadt, Stadtkreis Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany
Death 17 Jul 1984 (aged 84)
Rosenheim, Stadtkreis Rosenheim, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Burial Prien am Chiemsee, Landkreis Rosenheim, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Memorial ID 13750948 View Source

World War II German SS SS-Obergruppenfuhrer. He was adjutant to Waffen-SS leader Heinrich Himmler, and was rumored to have been ordered by Adolph Hitler to kidnap Pope Pius XII. He was responsible for surrender of all German troops in Italy in 1945. After the war he served 4 years in prison (1962 to 1966), then worked as a pharmacist till his death in 1984.

Bio by: Mark S


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  • Originally Created by: Mark S
  • Added: 27 Mar 2006
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Karl Wolff (13 May 1900–17 Jul 1984), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13750948, citing Friedhof Prien am Chiemsee, Prien am Chiemsee, Landkreis Rosenheim, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany ; Maintained by Find a Grave .