This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

After World War II ended, this four-year event happened to assess blame and hand out punishment.

Retry Correct Incorrect For four years the Allied Forces held the Nuremberg trials to prosecute the prominent members of German leadership on accusations of war crimes. A total of 12 convicted war criminals were sentenced to death by hanging.
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After World War II ended, this four-year event happened to assess blame and hand out punishment.

  • McCarthy Trials, 1945-1949
  • Nuremberg Trials, 1945-1949
  • Truman Trials, 1945-1949
  • Getzlaf Trials, 1945-1949
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