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Yes. Here are examples of aerial recon photos of Auschwitz and Birkenau taken by a South African Air Force 60 Squadron Mosquito modified for recon on 4 April 1944 taken from 26,000 feet. (I believe the labels were added in the 70s). Source Source I show this because I believe the OP has grossly overestimated what you can see in recon photos, how many ...


As Rougon says, this is an excerpt from the proceedings of the Nuremberg Tribunals. The claim wasn't made directly in the tribunal, but was presented thus: MR. JUSTICE JACKSON: Now, I have certain information, which was placed in my hands, of an experiment which was carried out near Auschwitz and I would like to ask you [Albert Speer] if you heard about ...


That seems to be an excerpt from the Nuremberg Tribunals. Following your citation and reading further, Speer and the judge pretty quickly agree that the story was propaganda at best.

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