Plundering Defeated Germany a series of four investigations into the Soviet pillage of defeated Germany. Follow us to make sure you don’t miss this or other breaking stories. Read Part I, Part II and Part III.
While the soldiers were content with what fit in the duffel bags, the generals loaded the trophy property in wagons. And not only donated by the command or bought in warehouses. Soviet dictator Josef Stalin turned a blind eye to the self-supply of the nomenklatura in uniform, but took the opportunity to keep everyone on the hook and punish the unwanted selectively. Several cases of this kind help to represent the extent of the enrichment.
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