Well-known Bavarian Musician Arrested; Charged with Killing Jews
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Well-known Bavarian Musician Arrested; Charged with Killing Jews

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A well-known Bavarian musician. 39-year-old Peter Blum, was arrested at his home at Schweinsfurt on charges of murdering Jews in Poland during World War II. During the war, Blum was a member of the Nazi SS.

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