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Decision Board Trial: Fritz Kuhn

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2989 | Film ID: 2383

Decision Board Trial - Fritz Kuhn, Munich, Germany, February 14, 1949. MSs, CUs, Fritz Kuhn sitting in courtroom, looking at papers, talking to counsel. CU, book "Under Cover" by John Roy Carlson. MS, Kuhn seated at table talking to court. CU, prosecutor. Cut-ins, people in courtroom. CU, German papers with headlines. CU, article showing Bundsfuehrer Fritz Kuhn in San Francisco. Reporters in courtroom taking notes. Periodicals showing pictures of Kuhn at Bund meetings in America. MS, witness for prosecution, Mr. Wiedemann, former Consul General in San Francisco. MS, witness Mr. Krott, Ribbentrop's Foreign Office. CU, newspaper insert with picture of Kuhn and heading: "Go Back, Fight on, Hitler Bade Kuhn." Kuhn seated at table speaking to court. Chairman of Decision Board with two colleagues. Different periodicals showing Kuhn as Bund leader in America. Wiedemann taking his place in court and beginning to testify with constant interruptions by the defendant. Kuhn standing as he listens to the decision of court. Kuhn walking out of the building after being freed.

Event Date
1949 February 14
Munich, Germany
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 11:00:41
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