• Short Summary

    The trial on war crimes charges of Field Marshal Von Manstein begins in Hamburg.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Manstein War Crimes Trial Begins".

    Hamburg, Germany.

    GV Exterior of courthouse Curio House, People milling around outside.

    SV Towards German Policeman and English Military policeman walking together.

    SV Board - 'War Crimes Courts'.

    GV Elevated military judges

    SV Gen. Sir Frank Simpson and the judge Advocate

    MV Field Marshal Erich Von Manstein, former German Chief of Staff sitting in box, Defence Councils sitting in front of him.

    CU Manstein.

    MV of prosecution lawyers.

    SV General Sir Frank Simpson and the Judge Advocate.

    SV Gen. Simpson talking to judge advocate.

    MV Von Manstein sitting in box. Defence Councils sitting in front of him.

    CU Manstein.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1421.34
    Media URN:
    46319
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:17:00 / 01:48:59:00
    Canister:
    49/69

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