Curt Benedict



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An August 1946 Petition and Affidavit to overturn the decision to not release Richard Auras from internent. Benedict writes that Auras has been a loyal member of American society while residing in the United States, both in his personal and professional lives. Benedict assures in the petition that Auras was never a member of the Nazi Party while residing in the United States, and if, Auras is released, he plans to become a citizen.

See also:

Letter from Richard Auras to William Langer regarding his internment status decision, 1946

Publication Date



internment, Ellis Island, German, Germany, Fort Lincoln, Richard Auras, World War II, WWII

Organizations Referenced

Alien Enemy Hearing Board, City of San Francisco, State of California, United States Department of Justice

People Referenced

Richard Auras, Curt Benedict, Selma Benedict

Petition and Affidavit By Curt Benedict arguing for overturn of denial of release of Richard Auras from Internment, 1946