The Nizkor Project: Remembering the Holocaust (Shoah)

The Trial of German Major War Criminals

Sitting at Nuremberg, Germany
April 4 to April 15, 1946

NOTE: Statements by Defence witnesses contained in preceding parts of this publication, which were made in examination by counsel for the defendants mentioned below, are included in this Table of Contents only if considered of particular relevance.

A list showing the names of all other witnesses, preceding as well as subsequent, and the respective pagenumbers, will appear in that part of the publication which covers the end of the Defence phase.

  • Session 99, April 4, 1946 (Part 1 of 7)

    The case for KEITEL (concluded)

    Oral evidence of defendant Keitel, given on 4, 5, 6 and 8.4.46. (Day 99, 100, 101, 102)
    on Austria, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Norway, Low Countries, Greece and Yugoslavia, U.S.S.R., Co-operation with Japan, Commando order, Prisoners of war: treatment, employment, discriminatory measures against Soviet P.O.W's, The "Stalag Luft III" case, Hostages and reprisals against kinsfolk, "Night and Fog" decree, Partisan warfare, Treatment of "terror flyers"
    Slave labour, Economic exploitation. Examined On 5.4-46 by Counsel for other defendants.

  • Session 100, April 5, 1946 (Part 1 of 9)

  • Session 101, April 6, 1946 (Part 1 of 6)

  • Session 102, April 8, 1946 (Part 1 of 11)

    Witnesses - Oral evidence given on 8 and 9.4.46: By Dr. H. H. Lammers, Chief of Reich Chancellery; On: Decree and reshuffle of 4.2-38, Defendant's part in politics, Hostages. Oral Evidence given on 10.4.46: By Adolf Westhoff, General, Head of P.O.W. Dept.; On The "Stalag Luft III" case. Oral Evidence given on 10.4.46: By Max Wielen, Criminal Counsellor; On The "Stalag Luft III" case. Oral Evidence Given by Defendant Goering in Part 9: On Decree and reshuffle of 4.2-38, Defendant's part in politics. Examined by Counsel for and cross-examined by Prosecution on other defendants.

  • Session 103, April 9, 1946 (Part 1 of 12)

  • Session 104, April 10, 1946 (Part 1 of 11)

    Submission of affidavit and interrogatory evidence

    The case for RIBBENTROP (concluded). Submission of documents: on the Polish question, on occupation by Germany of Denmark and Norway, Holland and Belgium, of Yugoslavia and Greece, on U.S.S.R. and Anti-Comintern Pact

  • Session 105, April 11, 1946 (Part 1 of 10)

    The case for KALTENBRUNNER. Oral evidence of defendant Kaltenbrunner, given on 11, 12 and 13.4- 46: on Professional and political career, Appointment as Chief of R.S.H.A. and limitations of his position, Peace feelers.
    Denial of all charges: i.a.: Activities of Einsatz Groups, Concentration camps, Bullet Decree, Warsaw Ghetto, Commando order, Lynch law against "terror flyers", The "Stalag Luft III Case, Slave labour. Examined on 12.4-46 by Counsel for other defendants.

    Witnesses: 11.4-46 Interrogatories and cross-interrogatories: Dr. R. Mildner, member of Gestapo: On: Defendant's character, Concentration camps: Control over camps, Orders for execution. Dr. W. Hoettl, Consultant to Amt VI of R.S.H.A.: On: Defendant's character, "Final solution of the Jewish question", Concentration camps: Control over camps

  • Session 106, April 12, 1946 (Part 1 of 12)

  • Session 107, April 13, 1946 (Part 1 of 5)

  • Session 108, April 15, 1946 (Part 1 of 10)

    Oral evidence: By Rudolf F. F. Hoess, Commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp: On: "Final solution of the Jewish question", Concentration camps: Procedure of extermination at Auschwitz, Control over camps, Orders for execution. Oral evidence by Dr. H. Neubacher, Special envoy of Foreign Office for economic questions: On Defendant's character. Examined by Counsel for other defendants..

    The case for ROSENBERG. Oral evidence of defendant Rosenberg: on Biographical data, First meeting with Hitler, Master race, Jewish problem.
    Foreign Affairs Office of the Party, Contacts with Quisling. (for continuation of evidence, see Part 12)

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