Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.191
Crime Category: Euthanasia
Accused:
C., Walter Acquittal
Pa., Friedrich Acquittal
P., Kurt Acquittal
R., Max Acquittal
We., Felix Acquittal
Court:
LG Düsseldorf 500127
Country where the crime was committed: Germany
Crime Location: HuPAen in the former Rhine province
Crime Date: 40-43
Victims: Mentally Disabled
Nationality: German
Agency: Euthanasia-Aktion Medical Staff HuPA in the former Rhine province, Provincial administration of the former Rhine province, Bonn University
Subject of the proceeding: Administrative measures within the context of the 'Euthanasia Program' in the former Rhine province: participation in deliberations of the 'Reichsarbeitsgemeinschaft für Heil- und Pflegeanstalten' in Berlin, evaluation of patients' questionnaires, selection of patients, who were then - in part directly, in part through 'transit institutions' - taken to the killing institutions; setting up of the 'children's ward' at Waldniel, in which 'Reichsausschuss children' were killed by means of Luminal or Morphia

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. VI

 

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