DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1456
Crime Category: War Crimes
Ric., Werner Arthur Acquittal
LG/BG Dresden 490513 Az.: StKs20/49 1.gr.15/49
OLG Dresden 491019 Az.: 21ERKs204/49
Country where the crime was committed: Russia, Poland
Crime Location: unknown, Freudenthal in East Prussia
Crime Date: 4503
Victims: POW's, Civilians
Nationality: Soviet, British
Agency: Wehrmacht Army, Wehrmacht Army Infantry rifle batl.397
Subject of the proceeding: Mishandling of a prisoner of war. Shooting of two Soviet and one British POW's who tried to escape. Flogging of a Russian woman

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


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