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Ravensbruck Trial: The Sentencing [Das Urteil]

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3214 | Film ID: 2507

Welt im Film. Issue no. 90
Ravensbruck Trial. INTs, Curio House in Hamburg, Allied Military Tribunal presided over by British Gen. Westropp, sentences those responsible for the Ravensbruck women's camp. MCUs, Johann Schwarzhuber; Dorothea Binz, former SS woman guard; Carmen Maria Mory; and others sentenced to death by hanging. 01:12:40 The three women guards shown are: Dorothrea 'Thea' Binz (Stellvertrende Oberaufseherin/Replacement Chief Officer); Wachterin Margarete Mewes (who served as guard in the Ravensbrueck 'bunker'-jail); and Arbeitseinsatzfuehrerin Greta Boesel (born Mueller) who dealt with all the prisoner labor commands at the camp. The three other women seated are prisoners (not guards) who worked for the Nazis in creating an atmosphere of terror at the camp.

Film Title
Welt im Film no. 90
Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:25
Event Date
1947 February
Locale
Hamburg, Germany
Language
German
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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