Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.292
Crime Category: NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
D., Hermann Acquittal
W., Peter Acquittal
LG Frankfurt/M. 511003
BGH 540624
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Ostrowiec
Crime Date: 41-44
Victims: Jews, Civilians
Nationality: Polish
Agency: Police Kripo Ostrowiec
Subject of the proceeding: Shooting of Jewish and non-Jewish Poles, partially within the context of an 'anti-Communist operation'. ('Kommunistenaktion'). Shooting of a Pole, who had escaped from prison but who had again been caught, as well as of two Jews during the winter of 1941/1942. Shooting of at least 20 Jews within the context of the first and second 'Aussiedlungsaktion' in Ostrowiec. Shooting of a number of Jews within the context of the continued shooting operations in Ostrowiec during the months of July until December 1944

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. VIII


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