DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1028
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Kra., Hellmuth Paul 15 Years Rehab: Rehabilitation request denied
Court:
LG/BG Suhl 750912
LG/BG Erfurt 940413
Country where the crime was committed: Russia, Belarus
Crime Location: Boguschewsk, Krutiza
Crime Date: 41, 420613-420614
Victims: Civilians
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Feldgendarmerie Abt.b (mot 415) (Motorized Army Field Gendarmerie Detachment b. 415)
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the liquidation of the old people's and invalids' home at Krutiza, during which 113 men, women and children were killed, by sealing off the building and guarding the transportation of the victims and the execution site as well as by personally shooting five victims. Participation in the public hanging of two male hostages [see also proceedings 1040 and 1033]

Published in DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen vol. I

 

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