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Nuremberg trial transcripts and documents from the Collection of General William J. Donovan

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Volume 003
Subdivision "Subdivision 7 / Nazi Party"
Part 2
Section 7.16
Title Excerpts from German Publications. Translation of Document 2405-PS / Office of U.S. Chief of Counsel.
Pages 4
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1945-11-03
Language English, with some parenthetical German
Author Hitler; Rosenberg; Schmidtke; Mehnert; the translator is Fred Niebergall, 2nd Lt. Inf., 0-1335567
Witness Not applicable
Other Names Alfred Rosenberg; Major Schmidtke; Fritz Mehnert
Other Dates 1918; 28 July 1922; 18 September 1922; 10 April 1923; 13 April 1923; 27 April 1923; 1 August 1923; 5 September 1923
Abstract The document is a compilation of speeches and writings that variously proclaim the Nazi's outrage at the Versailles Treaty, hatred of Jews, quest for Lebensraum, preparedness for war; political aggressiveness, and organizational effectiveness. The document is a typewritten copy; pages 3 and 4 are very brown and brittle.
Keywords Treaty of Versailles; Jews; Lebensraum; NSDAP