WQED Digital Docs

The Nuremberg Trials: Witness to History

12/17/2021 | 10m | Video has closed captioning.

Shortly after World War II, the Nuremberg Trials determined the fate of Nazis accused of horrendous atrocities in Europe. Ed Pherdehirt was a soldier in the U.S. Signal Corps and stationed in Germany at the end of the war. He was one of only a handful of people to witness the beginning months of this landmark period. Now 96 and living in Pittsburgh, Mr. Pherdehirt shares his memories of trial.

Aired: 12/17/21

Rating: NR

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