Alexander Volchkov

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Russian judges at Nuremberg, left to right: Alexander Volchkov, Iona Nikitchenko. British judge, Norman Birkett sat at extreme right.

Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Fedorovich Volchkov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Фёдорович Волчко́в; 1902-1978) was a judge during the Nuremberg Trials after World War II. He was the alternate Soviet judge during the proceedings. Before taking up the practice of law he had worked in the film business.


Judges of the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg
United Kingdom Geoffrey Lawrence (president) Norman Birkett (alternative) United Kingdom
United States Francis Biddle (judge) John Parker (alternative) United States
France Henri de Vabres (judge) Robert Falco (alternative) France
Soviet Union Iona Nikitchenko (judge) Alexander Volchkov (alternative) Soviet Union