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Doenitz on stand at Nuremberg Trial

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2876 | Film ID: 2359

(Munich 155) War Crimes Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, May 8-10, 1946. HAS, Tribunal as Chief Justice Geoffrey Lawrence administers oath to Adm. Karl Doenitz (latter not visible). HAS, Capt. Otto Kranzbuehler questioning his client Doenitz at the stand. (Doenitz not visible. Interpreter's voice is heard giving questions and answers in English.) MSs, Kranzbuehler at speaker's stand. HAS, left side of prisoners' dock showing defendants talking with attorneys before session. HAS, British prosecutor Sir David Maxwell-Fyfe as he continues questioning Doenitz. Doenitz is heard replying. Maxwell-Fyfe repeats his question, claiming that Doenitz did not answer directly, "Did you or did you not know that this order was top secret?" (Interpreter's voice translates the answer of Doenitz: that he did not see the order.)

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:08:26
Event Date
March 21-22, 1946
Locale
Nuremberg, Germany
Language
English
German
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-05-08 15:00:10
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