DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1104
Crime Category: Denunciation
Fel., Friedrich 15 Years
LG/BG Halle 550429 Az.: 1Ks88/55 I117/55
Ob.Gericht der DDR 550517 Az.: 1bUst108/55
Country where the crime was committed: FRG
Crime Location: Hamburg
Crime Date:
Members of the Resistance
Agency: Private individual
Subject of the proceeding:
After his arrest as member of the KPD, the defendant informed the Gestapo on the names of  KPD-officials and on a great many details of the illegal work of the KPD in Hamburg and in Denmark. As a result, resistance groups in Hamburg were targetted and  many KPD-members were apprehended. The head of the Rotfrontkämpferbund (Alliance of Red front fighters) was sentenced to death in a court proceeding in which the defendant produced incriminating evidence against him

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


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