Carin Göring’s remains identified by researchers at Uppsala University

Press release
21 December 2012

The putative remains of Carin Göring, wife of Nazi leader Herman Göring, were found in 1991 at a site close to where she had been buried. In a recently published article, Marie Allen, professor of forensic genetics at Uppsala University, and her associates present evidence supporting that it is Carin Göring’s remains that have been identified. The Swedish Carin Göring was married to the well-known Nazi leader Herman Göring. When she died

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The findings are published online in the journal PLoS ONE.
Kjellström A, Edlund H, Lembring M, Ahlgren V, Allen M (2012) An Analysis of the Alleged Skeletal Remains of Carin Göring. PLoS ONE 7(12): e44366. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044366