"Belsen Death Camp Leaders Meet Justice." Four British soldiers guarding door. CU, SS camp guards arriving for trial and climbing out of a truck. VCU, Josef Kramer. Crowds behind barriers in street. SS woman, including Irma Grese (the "bitch of Bergen-Belsen") and Juana Bormann, climbing out of truck. Filing into courtroom. Numbers hanging on defendants. Soldiers/military seated, Fritz Klein. Hundreds of corpses laid out in rows on ground.
Newsreel footage also includes the following parts:
01:32:31 "Sailing Ship 'Danmark' Goes Home Again"
01:33:44 "14 Marines and Sailors Win Highest Award"
01:34:38 "Allied Undersea Demolition Teams Aided Invasion"
01:36:58 "Secretary Byrnes Reports on London Meeting"
01:39:17 "Admiral Nimitz is Hailed in Washington"
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Biography / History:
1994.119.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this from the National Archives and Records Administration in September 1994.
United News; Office of War Information
National Archives & Records Administration (NARA), 208 UN 176
35mm; b/w; composite; print
Betacam SP; VHS
01:38:01 - 01:39:16