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Case Nr.1044
Crime Category: Euthanasia, War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Frentzel, Georg Life Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Karl-Marx-Stadt 711202
Country where the crime was committed: Belarus
Crime Location: Bazewitschi, Golowtschin, Kosulitschje, Mogilew, Sakrinitschje near Borki, Polykowitschi, unknown (Belynitschi-Golowtschin area), unknown (Studenka-Gorodez area), unknown (Polykowitschi area)
Crime Date: 4110, 4111, 4201-4209
Victims: Jews, Mentally Disabled, Members of the Resistance, Civilians
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Einsatzkommando 8
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the shooting of Jews from the Mogilow Ghetto as well as from the Belynitschi-Golowtschin area. Participation in the gassing of 600 mentally disabled patients from the Mogilew nursing home in October 1941 and in the killing of another 200 mentally disabled person from the same institution in January 1942.Participation in the shooting of inmates of the forced labor camp and prison in Mogilew as well as in a shooting meant as reprisal for a partisan attack on a police unit. Destruction of so-called partisan villages and killing of the men, women and children who lived there. Shooting and hanging of hostages and of persons suspected of being partisans

Case Nr.624
Crime Category: Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Accused:
Har., Adolf Josef Acquittal
Court:
LG Frankfurt/M. 660312
BGH 680911
Country where the crime was committed: Russia, Belarus
Crime Location: Mogilew, Monostyratschtschina, Dowsk, unknown (Smolensk area), unknown (Mogilew area)
Crime Date: 42
Victims: Jews, Prisoners
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Einsatzgruppen EK8
Subject of the proceeding: Mass and single killings by shooting and by gassing by way of 'gas vans'. Carrying out of 'prison evacuations'. Hanging of two members of the Jewish labor commando employed by EK 8
 

 

Case Nr. 702
Crime Category: Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Accused:
Ha., Hans Karl Albert 5 Years
Ric., Heinz Richard Hugo 7 Years
Court:
LG Kiel 690411
Country where the crime was committed: Belarus
Crime Location:
Mogilew
Crime Date:
41-42
Victims:
Jews
Nationality:
Soviet
Agency: Einsatzgruppen EK8
Subject of the proceeding:
Mass killings of Jews by means of "gas vans"

 

Case Nr. 720
Crime Category:  Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Accused:
Schl., Heinz Joachim Acquittal
Court:
LG Kiel 691128
Country where the crime was committed: Belarus
Crime Location:
Mogilew, Minsk
Crime Date:
41-42
Victims:
  Jews
Nationality:
German, Soviet
Agency: Einsatzgruppen EK8
Subject of the proceeding:
Gassing in 'gas vans' of at least 2500 Soviet Jews in Mogilew and of about 50 German Jews in Minsk

Case Nr.750
Crime Category:  Mass Extermination Crimes through Einsatzgruppen, Mass Extermination Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Stro., Karl Acquittal
Court:
LG Frankfurt/M. 710319
Country where the crime was committed: Poland, Belarus
Crime Location: Nowogrodek, Baranowicze, Minsk, Mogilew
Crime Date: 4107-4210
Victims:
Jews, Prisoners, Mentally ill
Nationality: Polish, Soviet
Agency: Einsatzgruppen EK8
Subject of the proceeding: Mass shooting of several thousand Jews in 5 separate operations. Gassing, by means of  'gas vans', of inmates of the Mogilew prison during the monthly 'prison clearance' as well as of mentally ill patients from a lunatic asylum near Mogilew

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