DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1038
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Langer, Edmund Life Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Potsdam 740228
Ob. Gericht der DDR 740419
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Siedlce, Sarnaki, Losice
Crime Date: 39-43
Victims: Jews, Civilians, Prisoners
Nationality: Polish
Agency: Grenzpolizei (Frontier Police) Siedlce, Grenzpolizei Platerow
Subject of the proceeding: Single shootings of altogether 10 Jews and Polish civilians. Participation in two mass shootings in the course of which 30 Jews and 80 Poles were killed. Participation in the deportation of an unidentified number of Jews from the Sarnaki and Siedlce ghettos to the Treblinka extermination camp. Mishandling of prisoners during interrogations [see also proceeding 1035]

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

 

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