DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1078
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Eg., Hugo Willi Friedrich Karl 5 Years
Court:
LG/BG Schwerin 610616
Country where the crime was committed: Russia
Crime Location: Colm, Staraja-Russa, during a prisoners transport from Demjansk to Staraja-Russa
Crime Date: 4112, 4202, 4204
Victims: Civilians, Prisoners of War
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Waffen-SS Division Totenkopf (Death Head's division)
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the hanging of three civilians captured by the Feldgendarmerie (army field police). Shooting of six civilians after an SS-man had been found shot. Shooting of wounded and exhausted prisoners of war, who could not keep up with the marching pace during a prisoners transport from Demjansk to Staraja-Russa

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

 

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