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Oral history interview with Drexel Sprecher

Oral History | Accession Number: 1990.406.1 | RG Number: RG-50.030.0219

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Drexel Sprecher, born on March 25, 1913 in Independence, WI, describes his family; his education at the University of Wisconsin, the London School of Economics, and at the Harvard School of Law; receiving a position on the Labor Board in 1938; his enlistment in the United States Army after the US declared war on Germany; being sent to London, England, where he was assigned to the Inspector General's office; later serving as a prosecutor of Nazi war criminals in the Nuremberg Trials; and prosecuting Baldur von Schirach, the leader of the Hitler Youth.

Interviewee
Drexel A. Sprecher
Interviewer
Linda G. Kuzmack
Date
1990 June 08  (interview)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Oral histories.
Extent
2 videocasettes (Betacam SP) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
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