Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.579
Crime Category: Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Al., Walter Acquittal
Bastian, Otto Christian Acquittal
Jagst, Friedrich Acquittal
Scheu, Werner life sentence
Struve, Karl life sentence
Court:
LG Aurich 640626
BGH 650824
Country where the crime was committed: Lithuania
Crime Location: Heydekrug, Kvedarna, Laukova, Naumiestis, Siaudvyciai, Sveksna, Vainutas, Vevirzeniai
Crime Date: 4106-4307
Victims: Jews
Nationality: Lithuanian
Agency: Reiter-SS 20.SS-Reiterstandarte, SS-Reitersturm 2/20, Allgemeine SS Sturmbann II/105, Detainment Center Staff ZAL Kreis Heydekrug, Police Grenzpolizei Heydekrug
Subject of the proceeding: Deportation and severe mishandling of Jewish workers from Sveksna, Vevirzeniai, Kvedarna, Laukova, Naumiestis and Vainutas in different labor camps within the country district of Heydekrug. Participation in at least three selections of Jewish prisoners unfit for work. Single shootings of a number of Jewish forced laborers in Heydekrug and Sveksna. Mass shooting of Jewish inhabitants of Naumiestis and Vainutas, near Siaudvyciai

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XX

 

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