Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.253
Crime Category: Final Phase Crimes
B., Gerhard E.F. 1 Year
F., Reinhard Paul 9 Years
LG Oldenburg 501121
OGHBZ 500815
BGH 521118
Country where the crime was committed: Germany
Crime Location: HS Emslandlager II (Aschendorf), Leer
Crime Date: 450411-450414, 450425
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: German, Dutch
Agency: Army Unit Herold, NSDAP Kreisleiter in Aschaffendorf
Subject of the proceeding: Shooting of over 100 prisoners of Convict Camp II (Aschendorfermoor) and of five Dutch prisoners suspected of espionage, in the Leer police prison by the 'Herold unit', which consisted of dispersed soldiers and was led by a deserted corporal, named Herold, presenting himself as captain. The defendants were involved in one or more of these shootings

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. VII


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