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Speer, Albert, 1905-1981

View of defendants listening to prosecution at Nazi War Crimes Trials in Nuremberg, Germany

In the War Crimes Trials of Nazi leaders at Nuremberg, Germany, before the International Military Tribunal, the prosecution charges the defendants with conspiring to destroy the independence of other nations. Hermann Goering, seated in the extreme left of the defendants' box with his chin in his hand, listens as does Joachim von Ribbentrop, third from the left, who was active in framing Nazi pre-war policy.

Defendants at the Nuremberg, Germany War Crimes Trials in the Palace of Justice Courtroom

A few of the defendants at the War Crimes Trials in Nuremberg, Germany, sit in a box before the International Military Tribunal where the prosecution accuses the ex-Nazi leaders of planning to overthrow other nations. In the first row, extreme left, Alfred Rosenberg listens to the prosecution intently. Other are, left to right (front row), Hans Frank, Wilhelm Frick, Julius Streicher, Walter Funk, (back row) Alfred Jodl, Franz von Papen, Artur Seyss-Inquart, Albert Speer, and Constantin von Neurath.