Soviet prosecutor Rudenko questions witness about Katyn Forest Massacre at Nuremberg Trial
- Event Date
- July 1946
Katyn Forest, Soviet Union
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
(Munich 272) War Crimes Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, July 1 and 29, 1946. LS Tribunal. Russian prosecutor Lt. Gen. R A Rudenko questioning witness (not seen). MLS, former colonel of German signal regiment, Ahrens, is questioned by Russian prosecutor. Russian witness Professor Boris Vasiltevich Bazilevsky testifying about the Katyn Forest massacre. MLS, Rudenko interrogating Bazilevsky. Shots of prominent US newspapermen seated in visitors' gallery: (left to right) Arthur Hays Sulzberger, Publishing Editor of N Y Times; Lee Hills, Managing Editor of Miami Florida Herald; John C. Ostreicher, Foreign Editor of International News; Herbert F. Conn, Managing Editor of Washington Star; J O Ferguson, Editor and Publisher of Milwaukee Journal; Mr. Christinson, Editor of Omaha World Herald; Hugh Robertson, Washington Star; Mr. Gilmare, Detroit News.
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