DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1093
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Accused:
Bergemann, Friedrich Hermann Otto Death sentence
Court:
LG/BG Potsdam 590611
Ob. Gericht der DDR 590806
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine
Crime Location: Rowno, KGL Rowno (POW-camp)
Crime Date: 41
Victims: Jews, Prisoners of War
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Landesschützenbatl.821 (infantry batallion)
Subject of the proceeding: Voluntary report for duty and participation in the shooting of 200 - 300 Jewish men, women and children. Single-handed killing of 30-40 people. Machine gunning a barracks packed with Soviet prisoners of war. [Additional conviction for a completed and an attempted murder by poisoning during the years 1951 and 1953.]

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

 

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