Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Reward posted for capture of Nazi war criminal, Dr. Josef Mengele, reported offered by Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal, head of Vienna-based Jewish Documentation Center; details given. Paraguay said issuing warrant for Mengele's arrest.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(NYC) Background on Mengele, "Angel of Death" at Auschwitz, given; Paraguay's revocation of his citizenship yesterday reported Chgs. against Mengele outlined; photos shown. Mengele's life in Paraguay, under protection of dictator president Alfredo Stroessner examined; specific towns named. [MAN - (thru interpreter) comments on Mengele.] German and Israeli intelligence said confirming identification of Mengele in Brazilian tourist's film; film shown. Mengele's role in death of Margaret Englander's daughter, while prisoner, recalled. [ENGLANDER - says he should suffer for rest of life.] [Simon WIESENTHAL - discusses Mengele.]
REPORTER: David Culhane
- Culhane, David;
- Mudd, Roger
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.