DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1387
Crime Category: NS Crimes in Detainment Centers
Hübscher, August Death Sentence
LG/BG Halle 490919 Az.: 13aStKs127/48
OLG Halle 491014 Az.: ERKs105/49
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: HS KL Buchenwald
Crime Date: 41-45
Victims: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: German, Soviet, unknown (foreign)
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Buchenwald
Subject of the proceeding: Mishandling of exhausted prisoners from the mess commando by means of a club or a whip, or by chasing a dog on them, by pooring cold water over them etc. Mishandling of prisoners from the kitchen and potato-peal commando and reporting them for punishment. Theft of food rations from the prisoners. Lethal mishandling of an eight year old Ukrainian boy

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


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