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Case Nr.1046
Crime Category: Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Accused:
Baumgartner, Hans Death Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Berlin 710318
Ob. Gericht der DDR 710507
Country where the crime was committed: Latvia
Crime Location: Libau, Aizpute (Hasenpoth), Schkede
Crime Date: 4107-430908
Victims: Jews, Civilians, Prisoners of War
Nationality: Latvian, Soviet
Agency: Sipo Libau (Security Police)
Subject of the proceeding: Deportation and persecution of at least 3000 persons. Participation in the shooting of altogether 6329 men, women and children, mostly Jews and, to a lesser extent, also civilians and prisoners of war, in July 1941, as well as during the period from August until October 1941 and from 14th to the 16th of December 1941 (during which almost the entire Jewish population of Libau was killed) and from February 1942 until September 1943

Case Nr.760
Crime Category: Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Accused:
Fah., Paul 1 Years
Gra., Erhard 6 Years
Kuk., Gerhard 2 Years
Rei., Otto 5 Years
Ros., Georg 2 Years
Stro., Carl-Emil 7 Years
Court:
LG Hannover 711014
BGH 740611
Country where the crime was committed: Latvia
Crime Location: Libau, Priekule, Aizpute, Skeden (near Libau), Windau
Crime Date: 4107-4203
Victims:
Jews, Mentally ill, Gypsies, Civilians
Nationality: Latvian
Agency:  Einsatzgruppen EK2, Police SD Libau, Police Pol.Btl.13
Subject of the proceeding:
Killing of at least 3000 Jews, communists, gypsies and mentally ill patients in various Latvian towns

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