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Case Nr.1026
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes, War Crimes
Accused:
Holzberger, Josef Life Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Erfurt 751030
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine
Crime Location: Stanislau, Drohobycz, Bromnitzker forest near Drohobycz
Crime Date: 4112-4306
Victims: Jews, Civilians
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Gestapo Stanislau
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the shooting of a total of approximately 40.000 Jews from the Stanislau and Drohobycz ghettos in the course of a great many execution operations, by herding the victims together, by guarding their transportation and by securing the execution site as well as, in 70 cases, by personally killing the victims. Participation in the deportation of Jews from Stanislau by guarding the marching columns which were herded to the deportation train. Participation in the execution of Gestapo prisoners. Seizure and guarding of Soviet civilians, partly on behalf of their deportation within the context of forced labor service

Case Nr. 675
Crime Category: Other mass extermination crimes, war crimes
Accused:
Bro., Otto No punishment imposed (§47 MStGB)
Da., Josef 6½ Years
Gie., Kurt 4½ Years
Gre., Hans 6½ Years
Gru., Helmut Acquittal
Hag., Werner 5½ Years
Ha., Alfred 7 Years
Krüger, Hans Life sentence
Mau., Franz 9 Years
Rüc., Otto Acquittal
San., Werner 8 Years
Schott, Heinrich Life sentence
Sze., Anton Acquittal
Varchmin, Ernst Life sentence
Court:
LG Münster 680506
BGH 720713
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine
Crime Location:
Stanislau, Rohatyn, Kalucz, Nadworna, Delatyn, Tatarow, Worochta, Jablonica, Dolina, Wyskow, Bukowina
Crime Date:
41-43
Victims:
Jews, prisoners, members of the resistance
Nationality:
Polish, Soviet
Agency:
Polizei Sipo Stanislau
Subject of the proceeding:
Single, group and mass shootings of thousands of Jews as well as of Polish and Ukrainian prisoners and members of the resistance in Stanislau and other towns within the jurisdiction of the Sipo-branch office (Aussenstelle) Stanislau, during  several operations (among others, during the 'Intelligenz-Aktion' in August 1941), and of Jewish men, women and children, who had fled to Hungary, but who had been turned back to Galicia by the Hungarian authorities. Mass deportations of Jews from Stanislau and surroundings to the Polish extermination camps

Case Nr.1031
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Ungurean, Eugen Life Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Halle 741211
Ob. Gericht der DDR 750418
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine
Crime Location: Czernowitz, Stanislau, unknown (Stanislau area)
Crime Date: 4111-4403
Victims: Jews, Civilians, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: Polish, Soviet
Agency: Gestapo Stanislau
Subject of the proceeding: Voluntary service as translator with the Stanislau Gestapo. Setting up of police tracing and investigation card-indexes. Guarding and assaulting of prisoners. Participation in police raids, arrests, interrogations and extortion of depositions. Deportation of Jews from the Stanislau ghetto. Participation in a shooting operation in an unidentified town near Stanislau as well as participation in the liquidation of the Stanislau ghetto

Case Nr.788
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Lan., Walter 5 Jahre 4 Monate
Court:
LG Münster 730208
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine
Crime Location: Stanislau, Delatyn
Crime Date: 41-43
Victims: Jews
Nationality:
Soviet
Agency:
  Police Sipo Stanislau
Subject of the proceeding:
Participation in the mass shooting of Jews in five instances by rounding up the victims, by securing the executiion sites and by supervising the executions themselves

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