Gruss Gott, Kameraden:
The is a very terrible post script to Katyn indeed. As an American of Bavarian blood, I feel as thought this could be one of the worst tragedies in Polish history, and I know for certain that my household will keep the Polish families in our prayers.
With utmost solemness,
"Lay it close and keep it coming!" Erwin Rommel, 1916