Goering supporter Dehlerus testifies at Nuremberg Trial
- Event Date
- 1946 March 19
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
(Munich 67) War Crimes Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, March 19, 1946. Berger Dehlerus, Swedish engineer, taking the witness stand. Delherus says he knew England well because he had lived there for 12 years. LS, translators in courtroom. Dehlerus testifies in support of Goering. He talks about several visits he made from Berlin to England in 1939 on behalf of Goering and Hitler in order to prevent a war. He recounts that the situation was serious because an agreement with Poland had not been reached and he was asked to go to London to explain the situation. He could not say whether the trip happened with Hitler's approval.
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