DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1568
Crime Category: War Crimes
He., Siegfried Proceeding suspended
Zim., Wilhelm 7 Years
LG/BG Halle 480821 Az.: 13aStKs162/48
OLG Halle 490926 Az.: ERKs101/48
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Polleben Krs.Eisleben
Crime Date: 44
Victims: POW's
Nationality: American
Agency: Police Landwacht Polleben
Subject of the proceeding: Ordering of the shooting of a severely injured American pilot. Co-defendant He. fired a shot over the head of the Americain, who died shortly thereafter as a result of injuries he suffered during air combat

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


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