Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.650
Crime Category: NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Rochel, Hugo Life sentence
LG Weiden 670425
Country where the crime was committed: Germany
Crime Location: HS KL Flossenbürg
Crime Date: 41-42
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Flossenbürg
Subject of the proceeding: Killing of a prisoner in quarry I, by chasing him into the area of the camp's fence in order to collect his cap which had been taken away from him. The prisoner was shot 'while trying to escape' by an SS guard

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XXVI


The court decision(s) of this case can be found in the printed volumes of the series or (on-line) here.

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