Hangings; Russian Correspondents at Nuremberg Trial
- Event Date
- 1946 January 12
Bad Tolz, Germany
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Hangings. 10:07:34 (Paris 494) Trip of the Russian Correspondents to Germany, January 12, 1946. Russian correspondents accompanied by American officers walking around factory yards and interviewing foremen and workmen. Cars bearing the group enter gates at Bad Tolz. Party on tour of grounds and buildings. Group interviews a German woman at window of her home. MS, Russian taking notes. LS, group on grounds of Heidelberg University. Party entering Bucholz prison. Group watches military execution by hanging of a German accused of murdering unarmed American prisoners. MS, group getting into three cars in front of Park Hotel in Frankfurt and driving off. Party inspecting Soldier's Field in Nuremberg. CU, Russian snapping pictures. American officer conversing with the Russians on Soldier's Field. 10:10:37 Correspondents taking seats in the Nuremberg Palace of Justice to hear the war trials. Judges enter courtroom. Scenes of court in session. One of the Russian correspondents suffers from a nose bleed; camera follows as she leaves courtroom.
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