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

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Volume 004
Subdivision "Subdivision 8 /Hitler"
Part Not applicable
Section 8.13 (contd)
Title (Documents of German Politics) / Extract from Speech of Hitler. Translation of Document 2773-PS / Office of U. S. Chief of Counsel.
Pages 1
Pages Supplemental None
Date 1945-11-15
Language English
Author Hitler; the translator is Ernst M. Cohn, 33925738.
Witness Not applicable
Other Names Hitler; President Wilson
Other Dates 1918; 1939
Abstract This document consists of two extracts, both of which concern the colonies taken from Germany after World War I. Hitler asserts that these colonies were stolen from Germany and that "The theft of the German colonies was morally unjustified" and should be returned forthwith.
Keywords Colonies; Lebensraum; Territorial expansion; Nazi territorial policy