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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
From war crimes to war crimes trials : the evolution of American judicial policy, 1942 to 1948 The response to the trials : attacks on all sides, 1946 to 1949 Prosecuting Hitler's high command : U.S. v. Wilhelm von Leeb et al. The soldiers' defense Presiding Judge John Carlton Young and the high command case judgment The debate over imprisoned soldiers and the politics of punishment, 1949 to 1952 Setting the war criminals free : the interim and mixed clemency and parole boards, 1953 to 1958 Conclusion Appendix 1: The high command case Appendix 2: German Army field formations and basic command structure Appendix 3: Wartime positions of the high command case field commanders Appendix 4: The high command case defendants' sentence expiration and parole and clemency release dates.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.