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Sven Steenberg

Sven Steenberg, USSR Army interpreter, author.

Background

  • Steenberg, Sven was born in 1905 in Riga, where he studied law.

  • Career

    • During World War II, as a German Army interpreter on the Eastern front, came into contact with many Russians associated with the ROA. Constantly in contact with both Germans and Russians who worked closely with General Vlasov from 1942-1945. Businessman in West Germany in the post-war years. Provided remarkable inside information on the Vlasov story in his well-documented book Vlasov, New York, 1970.
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    Born 1905
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