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German occupied forces discovered the mass graves of Polish by the thousands in Katyn Forest not far from Smolensk in 1943. Having been previously taken over by Russia’s armed forces, Poland appealed to know who the executioners were. Soviet officials provided no answers to the inquiring families of the 15,000 POWs missing from Russian prison camps. A forensic investigation from international sources concluded the massacre had occurred during Soviet occupation. Pressure to keep Russia, England, ...more
Read this because I've just typed some World War II memoirs for a client. Excellent as a reference book, to confirm details given in the manuscript. Gives a thorough account of the investigation into who was responsible for the Katyn Forest massacre.