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Hanging of Nazis

Film | Accession Number: 1991.257.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0420 | Film ID: 232

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.


Duration
00:07:14
Date
Event:  1946 January 12
Locale
Bruchsal, Germany
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 13:10:08
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