20 Nov. 45

(I) Forcing civilians of occupied territories to swear allegiance to a hostile power.

Civilians who joined the Speer Legion, as set forth in Paragraph (H) were required, under threat of depriving them of food, money, and identity papers, to swear a solemn oath acknowledging unconditional obedience to Adolf Hitler, the Führer of Germany which was to them a hostile power.

THE PRESIDENT: The Tribunal will now adjourn until 2 o'clock.

[The Tribunal recessed until 1400 hours]