Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.584
Crime Category: War Crimes, Mass Extermination Crimes in Camps
Haupt, Otto 12 Years
Knott, Otto Karl Acquittal
Luedtke, Bernhard 6 Years
LG Tübingen 641222
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: HS KL Stutthof
Crime Date: 42-44
Victims: Jews, Prisoners, Prisoners of War
Nationality: Soviet, Polish, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Stutthof
Subject of the proceeding: Killing of prisoners in the patients' quarters of the concentration camp by mishandling or poisonous injections. Mass killing of hundreds of Jewish prisoners by shooting, poisonous injections or gassing. Gassing of at least 40 war-disabled Russian POW's. Shooting of four Russian officers as well as burning alive of a Russian female major in the incineration oven of the crematorium. Shooting and gassing of 35 Polish partisans

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XX


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