DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1008
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes, Other NS-Crimes
Lac., Wilhelm August Friedrich 10 Years
LG/BG Leipzig 830826
Ob. Gericht der DDR 831104
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Breslau, POW-Camp Neuhammer near Sagan
Crime Date: 3909-4501
Victims: Jews, Prisoners of War, Civilians
Nationality: German, Soviet
Agency: Gestapo Breslau
Subject of the proceeding: Participation - as official in charge of Department IIA, respectively IV1A of the Gestapo head-office Breslau - in the persecution of at least 340 persons for undermining military strength ('Wehrkraftzersetzung'), violation of radio broadcast regulations ('Rundfunkverbrechen'), preferential treatment of the enemy ('FeindbegŁnstigung'), preparation of high-treason, and so on. Screening, selecting and transferring to the concentration camp of Auschwitz of at least 400 Soviet prisoners of war from POW-camp Neuhammer as fulfillment of the 'Commissar Order' ('Kommissarbefehl'). Participation in the deportation of at least 1000 Jews from Breslau

Published in DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen vol. I


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