DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1241
Crime Category: NS Crimes in Detainment Centers
Nitz, Emil Death Sentence
LG/BG Berlin 510410 Az.: (4)35PKLs9/51 (47/51)
KG 510911 Az.: 1Ss97/51 (94/51)
Country where the crime was committed: FRG
Crime Location: HS KL Neuengamme, HS KL Bostel
Crime Date: 41-43, 43-4504
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: German, Latvian, Soviet, unknown (foreign)
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Neuengamme, KL Bostel
Subject of the proceeding: Mishandling of prisoners who were ill and unable to work (Muselmänner), in some cases with fatal results. Participation in the hanging of a Latvian prisoner physician who had protested against the conditions in KL Bostel

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


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