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Clemens Wiegand is hanged after being sentenced for the murder of a captured American airman in November, 1944.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 78933

Clemens Wiegand is hanged after being sentenced for the murder of a captured American airman in November, 1944.

Original caption reads: "The sentence of death by hanging is read to Clemens Wiegand, former Wehrmacht Sergeant, convicted of murdering a defenseless American airman whom he had taken prisoner".

Date
1945
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Ron Leidelmeyer
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Record last modified: 2014-10-07 00:00:00
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