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Mengele #304101

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 11, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Frankfurt, West Germany) Rolf Mengele reported claiming father, Nazi war criminal Dr. Josef Mengele, died in Brazil in 1979; films shown. [Family SPOKESPERSON - (thru translator) notes son's belief father is dead.] [Beate KLARSFELD - questions Rolf Mengele's credibility.] [Simon Wiesenthal Center spokesperson Rabbi Marvin HIER - agrees.] Mengele's explanation for keeping father's alleged death secret outlined.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

(Sao Paulo, Brazil) Contd. investigation into remains exhumed here recently and thought by some to be those of Josef Mengele examined; films, photos shown. [Dr. Wilmes TEIXEIRA - dismisses relevancy of Rolf Mengele's claims; explains.] Documents brought by United States and European Nazi hunters to help determine corpse's identification discussed. [US INVESTIGATOR - notes original source of documents.] Ernesto Glave's assistance to man identification self as Wolfgang Gerhard, and thought possibly Mengele, outlined.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Hall, Bruce;
Rather, Dan;
Tunnell, Doug

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