U.S. Seeks Release of American Jailed in Reich
Menu JTA Search

U.S. Seeks Release of American Jailed in Reich

Download PDF for this date

The United States Embassy and consular offices in Berlin are seeking the release of William B. Curtis, 20, of Oakland, Calif., it was disclosed today. He was arrested in May for writing derogatory remarks about the Nazis in a register in a Heidelberg Inn.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund