DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1156
Crime Category:  Final Phase Crimes
Accused:
M., Hans GŁnter 6 Years
Court:
LG/BG Potsdam 520916 Az.: StKs104/52
Ob.Gericht der DDR 521125 Az.: 1aUst50/52
Country where the crime was committed: FRG
Crime Location:
Rosenheim/Bayern
Crime Date:
4503
Victims:
  German Soldiers
Nationality:
German
Agency:
Waffen-SS SS-Panzergrenadierdiv. Nibelungen
Subject of the proceeding:
Activities of an army interception staff (for deserted and dispersed soldiers) in the area behind the frontlines. Shooting of 16 German soldiers who had abandoned their frontline positions without reason. [Also: conviction for crimes committed after 1945 in accordance with Art. 6 of the GDR constitution]

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

 

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