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At a Glance
Typed memoirs ""Wie ich 'Kollaborateur' wurde" by Valentinov. He primarily describes his service in the Red Army, his life as a prisoner of war, and the activities of the NKVD, the Russian Liberation Army, and the Committee for the Liberation of the Peoples of Russia (Komitet Osvobozhdenii︠a︡ Narodov Rossii).
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Memoirs Accessioned 1952.
Memoirs Processed 02/--/82.
2020-05-13 PDF removed. jg
History / Biographical Note
Lieutenant in the Red Army during World War II, and was captured by the Germans. He subsequently formed a guard unit made up of Ukrainian prisoners of war. From that time on Valentinov served with the Germans against the Soviets.