DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.2061
Crime Category: Judicial Crimes
Sch., Walter Karl Death Sentence [executed]
LG/BG Chemnitz 500609 Az.: StKs1759/50
OLG Dresden 500704 Az.: Ws1144/50
Country where the crime was committed: France, Ukraine
Crime Location: Crimea, unknown
Crime Date: 4106-4504
Victims: Civilians, German Soldiers, POW's
Nationality: German, French, Czechoslovakian, Soviet
Agency: Judiciary Army Judiciary
Subject of the proceeding: Handling of over 3000 criminal cases involving military offenses, violations of the law on treachery ('Heimtückegesetz') etc. Imposing temporary sentences and capital punishment in at least five instances

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


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