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The cell where Robert Ley hanged himself.

Accession Number: 72-839

The cell where Robert Ley hanged himself.

 7x9.25 inches, Black and White
Description: The cell in the jail where Robert Ley hanged himself on the toilet at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Donor: Robert Jackson.
Date: ca. October 1945
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ARC Keywords: Nuremberg Trial of Major German War Criminals, Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946
HST Keywords: Nurnberg Trials; Germany - Nurnberg; Ley, Robert
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Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Charles Alexander, Office of the United States Chief of Counsel.
Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.

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