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War Crimes Trial: Bergen-Belsen guards

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0932 | Film ID: 905

"Belsen Death Camp Leaders Meet Justice." Four British soldiers guarding door. CU, SS camp guards arriving for trial and climbing out of a truck. VCU, Josef Kramer. Crowds behind barriers in street. SS woman, including Irma Grese (the "bitch of Bergen-Belsen") and Juana Bormann, climbing out of truck. Filing into courtroom. Numbers hanging on defendants. Soldiers/military seated, Fritz Klein. Hundreds of corpses laid out in rows on ground.

Newsreel footage also includes the following parts:
01:32:31 "Sailing Ship 'Danmark' Goes Home Again"
01:33:44 "14 Marines and Sailors Win Highest Award"
01:34:38 "Allied Undersea Demolition Teams Aided Invasion"
01:36:58 "Secretary Byrnes Reports on London Meeting"
01:39:17 "Admiral Nimitz is Hailed in Washington"

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:15
Event Date
September-November 1945
Locale
Bergen-Belsen, Germany
Lueneberg, Germany
Language
English
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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