The Frank Olson Legacy Project

The “mysterious document”





This document was found in 1994 by AP reporter Deb Riechmann in Frank Olson’s personel file at Detrick. No explanation of who wrote this document, to whom it was given, or for what purpose it was written, has ever been provided.

Read the memo from Gordon Thomas which recounts some of what what occurred in Europe in the summer of 1953.