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View of criminal wing #1 in the prison at Nuremberg, where defendants of all war crimes trials are being confined.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 56291

View of criminal wing #1 in the prison at Nuremberg, where defendants of all war crimes trials are being confined.

Baltic guards under the supervision of American authorities patrol the wing and keep constant watch over the prisoners. The upper floors are screened off with heavy chicken wire to discourage suicide attempts.

Photographer
Charles Alexander
Date
1945 November 20 - 1946 October 01
Variant Locale
Nurnberg
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Robert Kempner
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Record last modified: 2004-11-03 00:00:00
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