DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

* Glossary *

Case Nr.1107
Crime Category: Final Phase Crimes
Accused:
Lepach, Friedrich Robert Max Death sentence
Court:
LG/BG Potsdam 550420 Az.: 1Ks72/55 I15/55
Ob.Gericht der DDR 550513 Az.: 1aUst68/55
Country where the crime was committed: FRG
Crime Location: Semmenstedt (near Braunschweig)
Crime Date:
450409
Victims:
Prisoners
Nationality:
unknown
Agency: Police Gendarmerie Semmenstedt
Subject of the proceeding:
Out of a prisoners' transport, which spent the night in Semmenstadt, a number of KL-prisoners escaped. The defendant thereupon ordered a search of the farm houses. Of the prisoners who were caught, some were sent back to the transport, three others, who were captured later, were shot

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

 

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