|Parent||Former War Trial Head Now in Defense Section News Article|
|Collection||C.W.J. Phelps Collection|
|Folder||First Phelps Scrap Book|
|Repository||University of Virginia Law Library|
Former War Trial Head Now in Defense Section Navy Captain Beverly M. Coleman, former chairman of Eighth Army military commissions hearing cases against Japanese war criminals was named by the International Military Tribunal for the Far East to head the defense section of the tribunal’s secretariat.