Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.558
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Hoffmann, Hans 3 Years
Kirschner, Kurt 3 Years 9 Months
Pillich, Theodor 3 Years 3 Months
Court:
LG Giessen 631203
LG Giessen 620326
BGH 630724
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Ostrow
Crime Date: 3911
Victims: Jews
Nationality: Polish
Agency: Police Pol.Rgt.IV ('Warschau'), Pol.Btl.91, Technische Nothilfe Warschau
Subject of the proceeding: Mass shooting of at least 360 Jewish men, women and children as reprisal for a major fire in Ostrow,allegedly started by Jews

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XIX

 

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