Hanging of Nazis
- Event Date
- 1946 January 12
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Convicted Nazi war criminals are hanged as American military observers watch. Men escorted to scaffold with chaplain or priest, blindfolded and hanged against backdrop of castle wall. Bodies removed, placed in coffins. Very sobering.
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