In memory of Rein Kanep, our father, born August 24, 1907. He worked in the Pärnu political police unit. On December 18, 1940, he was arrested by the NKVD and imprisoned in Pärnu. He was charged with counter-revolutionary activities by a tribunal on July 28, 1941, resulting in the death penalty. He was then transported to Tallinn and on to Kirov. There he was shot on September 1, 1941.