Wilhelm Keitel, Nuremberg, International Military Tribunal, Nazis, World War II, Germany, war crimes, German Field Marshal, Supreme Command of the Armed Forces
Defendant Wilhelm Keitel talks with his defense in the free period after noon lunch. Wilhelm Keitel was a German Field Marshal, head of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (Supreme Command of the Armed Forces) and de facto war minister. At the Allied court at Nuremberg he was tried, sentenced to death and hanged as a major war criminal October 16, 1946.
20th Century, Nuremberg Germany, 1945-1946
The Robert H. Jackson Center
Ray D'Addario, U.S. Army Pictorial Service, World War II
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June 29, 2015
May 28, 2020
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