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Case Nr.1051
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes, Other NS-Crimes
Zimmermann, Rudolf Life Sentence
LG/BG Berlin 680726
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Baranow-Sandomierski, Borowa, Charzewice, Krzemjenica, Mielec, Radomysl-Wielki, Rzeszow, Rozwadow, Stalowa Wola, Berdechow forest (near Mielec), Wolka-pod-Lasem, Forced Labor Camp Mielec
Crime Date: 4101-4305
Victims: Civilians, Jews
Nationality: Polish, German
Agency: Gestapo Mielec, Gestapo Stalowa Wola, Gestapo Rzeszow
Subject of the proceeding: Participation, as translator and Gestapo employee, in the shooting of hostages, in the deportation and selection of Jews, in individual and mass shootings and in acts of mishandling and statement extortion. In this way the accused took part in the murder of, at least, 1239 Polish civilians, in the mishandling of 85 civilians in the course of interrogations and in the deportation of, at least, 7100 Jews. He killed 106 Jews single-handedly

Case Nr.655
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes, War Crimes
Tho., Walter 12 Years
LG Freiburg/Brsg 670518
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Mielec, Berdechow
Crime Date: 42-43
Victims: Jews, Civilians
Nationality: Polish
Agency: Polizei Sipo Mielec
Subject of the proceeding: Shooting of ill and 'work-shy' Jews of ZAL Flugzeugwerke (aircarft works) Mielec, as well as of two groups of Jews in connection to escape attempts. Shooting of four Jewish girls. Shooting of Jews, who were found dwelling outside the locations designated for them and who had gone in hiding in the ZAL of the road construction company Baeumer and Loesch near Bierschatka. 'Hostage shooting' of a Polish father and his daughter. Killing of a female Jewish informer (V-Person)

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