German trials of resisters during the WWII
- Event Date
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Chronos-Media Filmarchiv
05:12:14 Paris, April 1942: A trial of members of the French resistance movement by the German military court. The 23 accused were executed on April 17 and 18, 1942. CUs of bombs and weapons. CU of Andre Kirschen, the son of Romanian Jews, who was not sentenced to death because of a German Military Law that prohibited execution at his young age (15 years old).
05:13:30 Simone Schloss (Jew) beheaded in Cologne on July 2, 1942.
05:13:57 (sound in German) Berlin 1944: People's court trial of the plotters of the Hitler assassination attempt, held in the Supreme Court of Berlin, under Judge Freisler. Two men sentenced to death.
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