DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1157
Crime Category:  Final Phase Crimes
Accused:
Häg., Günter Acquittal
Kes., Robert Acquittal
Sto., Otto Acquittal
Court:
LG/BG Magdeburg 520827 Az.: 11aStKs1/51
LG/BG Magdeburg 510222 Az.: 11aStKs1/51
OLG Halle 520104 Az.: unknown
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location:
Magdeburg
Crime Date:
450413
Victims:
  Prisoners, Jews
Nationality:
unknown
Agency:
Volkssturm Magdeburg
Subject of the proceeding:
Prisoners from concentration camp Ravensbrück on an evacuation march were taken to the stadium  'Junge Welt' in a suburban area of the town of  Magdeburg. When the stadium came under artillery fire, the prisoners ran for cover in all directions. Thereupon, the guard units and the local Volkssturm opened fire on them, killing several prisoners

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.