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SS officers attempt entry into Britain

Title
SS officers attempt entry into Britain
Genre
Interview
TX Date
15 Nov 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:43
Description
Interview with Labour MP Greville Janner, who was the youngest investigator into war crimes after the Second World War, in which he describes his campaign to halt three former SS officers from coming to Britain to promote their book on the organisation. Janner claims the SS should be refused entry on the grounds of not only of their crimes, but because of the feelings of former prisoners of war. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Greville Janner
Keywords
Books; UK; Great Britain; Germany; Nazis; War crimes; History; Second World War (1939-1945); SS

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