DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1509
Crime Category: NS Crimes in Detainment Centers, Final Phase Crimes
Keu., Hermann 8 Years
LG/BG Nordhausen 490118 Az.: StKs39/48
Country where the crime was committed: GDR, Czechia
Crime Location: HS Halle penitentiary, during the evacuation march from Halle to Leitmeritz
Crime Date: 43-45
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: German, French, unknown (foreign)
Agency: Detainment Center Staff Halle penitentiary
Subject of the proceeding: Mishandling and harassing prisoners of the Halle penitentiary. Accompanying an evacuation transport during nearly for weeks, of prisoners from Halle to Leitmeritz (Czechia) in open railway freight cars without sufficient food, as a result of which many prisoners died [see also Case Nr. 1210]

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.