DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1162
Crime Category:  Denunciation, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Erbe, Siegfried Death Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Halle 520707 Az.: 1Lg52/51 I80/52
Country where the crime was committed: GDR, Russia
Crime Location: Berlin, Königsberg, Metgethen (near Königsberg)
Crime Date:
40-4403, 4403-4410
Victims:
  Civilians, Foreign laborers, Members of the resistance
Nationality: German, Soviet, Polish, unknown (foreign)
Agency:
Police Gestapo Berlin (V-Person), Police Gestapo Königsberg (V-Person), Industry Munitions factory Metgethen near Königsberg (Werkschutz; Railroad work protection guard)
Subject of the proceeding:
Gestapo informer with the police clothing department in Berlin and Königsberg: denunciation of several persons for making derogatory remarks about the state, for illegal association with foreigners etc. Mishandling of male and female forced laborers, rape of female forced laborers. Shooting of forced laborers during escape attempts as well as of a famished 13-year old boy for stealing a pumpkin. Denunciation of German and foreign workers (Metgethen) [also conviction for crimes committed after 1945, according to 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.