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Streicher's lawyer speaking at Nuremberg Trial; Palace of Justice; Dostler execution

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2784 | Film ID: 2338

23:00:40 (Paris 387) War Crimes Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, November 15, 1945. HS tribunal. MHS, Dr. Hans Marx, Julius Streicher's lawyer, speaking to the court. MLS, Chief Justice Geoffrey Lawrence and Justice Francis Biddle on the bench.

23:01:54 (Paris 388) Aerial Shots of the Court and MP Block, November 19, 1945. LS, M-18 tank traversing its turret in front of the Palace of Justice. MS, two men in tank turret; one speaks over radio while the other traverses. LS, MPs directing traffic near Palace of Justice. MS, MP at detour barrier speaking over phone. CU, sign, "Detour." CU, sticker on car, "IMT" (International Military Tribunal).

23:04:24 Execution of Gen. Anton Dostler, Aversa, Italy, December 1, 1945. SEQ: Gen. Dostler is brought to the stake accompanied by a Catholic chaplain, a doctor, and MP officers. The prisoner is tied to the stake and a hood is placed over his head. A firing squad marches in, takes its place, aims and fires. Doctor and chaplain examine dead prisoner. CU, face of dead General on stretcher. LS, body is removed from area in ambulance. Reverse angle, prisoner being marched to execution point and shot. CU, prisoner immediately after being shot. MS, CU, Dostler is tied to the stake, hooded and shot. Following execution, the prisoner is examined and placed on a stretcher.

Event:  November-December 1945
Nuremberg, Germany
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 21:56:25
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