DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1200
Crime Category: Euthanasia, Final Phase Crimes
Accused:
Sch., Dr. Johannes 2 Years 9 Months
Court:
LG/BG Meiningen 510919 Az.: 1StKs14/50
OLG Erfurt 520408 Az.: Rev.17/52
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: HuPa Hildburghausen
Crime Date: 40-41, 45
Victims: Mentally ill
Nationality: German
Agency: Euthanasia-Aktion Medical Staff HuPa Hildburghausen
Subject of the proceeding:
Chief physician of the provincial mental institution Hildburghausen. Participation in the Euthanasia Program by transfer of patients to camps, where most of them soon died. Turning over - shortly before the arrival of American troops - of two pupils in protective custody from the institution to a Wehrmacht Kommando, who shot them at a short distance from the institution

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

 

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