A tale of purloined jewels, moles and royal mischief emerged after World War II

Duin, Geoffrey E.
January 2007
Military History;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p15
The article focuses on jewels stolen by U.S. Army Colonel Jack W. Durant, Captain Kathleen Nash Durant and Major David F. Watson from the castle of the Hesse family in Germany after World War I. It says that the family has sold some of the recovered jewels to pay for the fees of lawyers incurred during the trials.


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