Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.509
Crime Category: Mass Extermination Crimes by Einsatzgruppen
Schulz, Bruno Heinrich 3½ Years
Wiechert, Hans Richard 4½ Years
LG Tübingen 610510
Country where the crime was committed: Lithuania
Crime Location: Krottingen, Polangen, Tauroggen, Georgenburg, Wirballen, Kybarty, Wilkowischken, unknown (in the area alongside the former German/Lithuanian border)
Crime Date: 4106-4108
Victims: Jews, Civilians
Nationality: Lithuanian
Agency: Police Gestapo Tilsit, Einsatzgruppen EK Stapo und SD Tilsit
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. XVII


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