Liquidator of Confiscated Jewish Property in Norway Shot Dead in Street
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Liquidator of Confiscated Jewish Property in Norway Shot Dead in Street

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The Swedish News Service today reports that Sigvard Caspar Knutsen, a member of the Norwegian Quisling Party, who was in charge of the office for liquidation of the property of Jews deported from Norway, was shot dead in the street in front of his home.

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