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Former Auschwitz Commandant Rudolf Hoess and Kurt von Burgsdorff are transported in shackles by American soldiers.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 80249

Former Auschwitz Commandant Rudolf Hoess and Kurt von Burgsdorff are transported in shackles by American soldiers.

Hoess served as a a defense witness for Ernst Kaltenbrunner and then was handed over to Polish authorities to stand trial in Poland.

Photographer
Eddie Murphy
Date
1946 June 05 - 1946 June 05
Variant Locale
Nurnberg
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Eddie Murphy (Estate)
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Record last modified: 2013-06-04 00:00:00
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