DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1518
Crime Category: Early NS Crimes, NS Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Schneider, Martin Life Sentence
Court:
LG/BG Halle 481202 Az.: 13aStKs143/48
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: HS KL Lichtenburg
Crime Date: 3307-3410
Victims: Prisoners, Jews
Nationality: Polish, German
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Lichtenburg
Subject of the proceeding: Harassing, mishandling and torturing of prisoners, of whom several died as a result. Slaying of a civilian who had called out to the prisoners marching back to camp from their work detail: "Head high, there will come a better time for you!" [see also Case Nrs. 1079 and 1203]

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.