Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.607
Crime Category: Final Phase Crimes
Birkenbach, Franz Death sentence
L., Eduard Acquittal
R., Paul Acquittal
S., August Acquittal
V., Walter Resumption proceeding (see Case Nr.612)
V., Werner Resumption proceeding (see Case Nr.612)
LG Bochum 460827
OLG Hamm 461207
Country where the crime was committed: Germany
Crime Location: Witten, Stockum
Crime Date: 450404, 450406
Victims: Civilians, German Soldiers
Nationality: German
Agency: NSDAP Ortsgruppenleitung in Witten-Annen, Volkssturm Witten-Annen
Subject of the proceeding: Shooting of a father and his son; the father for alleged preparation of a list of names of Nazi Party members intended for the Allies, the son for alleged desertion from the Wehrmacht

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XXII


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