Former commander in chief of the SS unit found alive and healthy in the US
The journalists conducted an investigation and found the whereabouts of the war criminal of the Second World War.
Reporters found out that in America, in the state of Minnesota, the former commander-in-chief of the SS unit Michael Karkots, who is now 94 years old, lives for 60 years.
Michael Karkots House
According to journalists, is now a US citizen Karkots, at one time he lied to immigration officers about his past. He received permission to enter America in 1949, where he lives now.
Archival photo taken during the war in 1944
During the war Karkots was the commander of the company of the Ukrainian SS division called "Galicia". Her soldiers conducted punitive operations on the territory of the Eastern Front. The division included residents of Western Ukraine regions. Their main task was to identify and exterminate guerrilla units.In addition, in the archives there is evidence that the fighters of the division took part in the suppression of the Warsaw uprising that occurred in 1944.
The official authorities of America and Michael Karkots himself do not comment on this information. If the guilt of a war criminal prove, then a man is deported to Poland, Germany, Ukraine.