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International Military Tribunal Stork Club white porcelain mug

Object | Accession Number: 2004.705.12

White porcelain stein marked International Military Tribunal presumably available during the war crimes trials held in Nuremberg, Germany, in 1945-46. The Stork Club was the club for enlisted military personnel serving at the trials. After the end of the war and the defeat of Nazi Germany on May 7, 1945, Allied occupation authorities convened an International Military Tribunal to seek justice for crimes against humanity, evidenced by the Holocaust, perpetrated by Nazi Germany. The best known trial of major German officials began in October 1945, when the IMT formally indicted the Nuremberg defendants on four counts: crimes against peace, war crimes, crimes against humanity, and conspiracy to commit these crimes; the verdicts were delivered on October 1, 1946.

manufacture:  approximately 1945
manufacture: Weiden in der Oberpfalz (Germany)
use: Nuremberg (Germany)
Household Utensils
Drinking vessels
Object Type
Steins (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Robert L. White
Record last modified: 2023-06-06 09:26:54
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