Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Gavel used to close postwar Nordhausen war crimes trial

Object | Accession Number: 2014.165.1

Gavel used by Lieutenant Colonel David H. Thomas to close the Dachau and Nordhausen war crimes trials in 1947. Col. Thomas was one of seven officers designated by the Headquarters of the European Command to constitute the court for the Kurt Andrae case. He was also a lawyer for the Judge Advocate General during the Dora war crimes trials.

Date
1947  (use)
Geography
use : Nordhausen Trial; Dachau (Germany)
Classification
Tools and Equipment
Category
Hand tools
Object Type
Gavels (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Col. David H. Thomas
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:32
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn84482