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Case Nr.1049
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Blösche, Josef Death Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Erfurt 690430
Ob. Gericht der DDR 690613
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Baranowicze, Warschau
Crime Date: 4107-4109, 4109-4309
Victims: Jews, Prisoners, Civilians, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: Soviet, Polish
Agency: EK8, Sipo Warschau (Security Police)
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in two mass shootings in the Baranowicze area (July/August 1941). Arrest, mishandling and incarceration of Poles into the Warsaw Pawiak prison. Participation in the deportation of Jews from Warsaw. Shooting of individual Jews during patrols in the Warsaw ghetto. Participation in several mass killings of Jews by way of hangings and shootings before and during the liquidation of the Warsaw ghetto

Case Nr.795
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Ha., Dr. Ludwig Hermann Karl 12 Years
Wip., Thomas no punishment imposed (§47 MStGB)
Court:
LG Hamburg 730605
BGH 750304
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Warsaw
Crime Date: 42-44
Victims: Jews
Nationality:
Polish
Agency:
  Police Sipo Warsaw
Subject of the proceeding:
Shooting, gassing (by means of 'gas vans') and selection of several hundred Jews in the Pawiak prison

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