Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.499
Crime Category: Massenvernichtungsverbrechen durch Einsatzgruppen
Lukys alias Jakys, Pranas 5 Years
Schmidt-Hammer, Werner 3 Years
LG Ulm 601103
Country where the crime was committed: Litauen
Crime Location: Garsden, Krottingen, Polangen
Crime Date: 4106-4109
Victims: Jews, Civilians
Nationality: Lithuanian, Soviet
Agency: Police Schupo Memel, Lithuanian Police Krottingen
Subject of the proceeding: Mass and single shootings of several thousand Jews and communists (men, women and children) within an area of approximately 25 km within the Memelland, directly across the former border between East-Prussia and Lithuania, during the first three months after the invasion of the German troops into the Baltics

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.