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  • Short Summary

    Trial of French war criminal Robert Wagner.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Strasbourg, France.

    The Robert Wagner Trial at Strasbourg - as former Gauleiter of Alsace Lorraine he is charged with illegal enrolment of French citizens into the German Army and murder of British Airman.

    L/S old houses beside a river. Brief L/S court house. Various shots inside court house of trial in progress, military officers act as judges. Various C/Us of the seven defendants in dock, including Wagner, all are accused of war crimes. Wagner stands as speaks to court. Wagner talks to his lawyer.

    Old records give date as 12/06/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2090.15
    Media URN:
    62893
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:46:00 / 01:48:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 1457 F

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Amongst the defendants seen here are, at 01:36, Adolf Schuppel, former Chief of Section of the Civil Administration in Alsace.

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