Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.493
Crime Category: NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers, War Crimes
S., Josef Acquittal
St., Adolf Leonhard Acquittal
LG Kempten 600708
Country where the crime was committed: Austria
Crime Location: HS KL Mauthausen
Crime Date: 4001-4505
Victims: Prisoners, Prisoners of War, Gypsies
Nationality: Polish, Soviet, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen
Subject of the proceeding: Killing of hundreds of Russian POW's, who were slain, shot, trampled, gassed, hosed down with ice-cold water, or driven into a gravel-pit, where they fell to their deaths. Fatal mishandling of a number of concentration camp prisoners

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XVI


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