Biographies of Key Players in the Trial of Bruno Hauptmann

The Victim's Parents
Anne Lindbergh
Charles Lindbergh

The Defendant
Bruno Hauptmann

Chief Investigator
Colonel Norman Schwarzkopf

The Suicidal Maid
Violet Sharpe

The Go-Between
Dr. John Condon

The Dead German
Isidor Fisch

The Lawyers
Attorney General David Wilentz
Defense Attorney Edward Reilly

The Judge
Thomas Trenchard

The biographical sketches on this page were written by Adam Leatherwood, 3L.

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