DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1042
Crime Category: War Crimes
Feustel, Paul Hermann Death Sentence
LG/BG Berlin 721211
Ob. Gericht der DDR 730126
Country where the crime was committed: Czechoslovakia
Crime Location: Kolin, Kolin area, Pardubitz, Lipovic, Licomerice, Krizova, Vickovice, Chrudim
Crime Date: 4010-450507
Victims: Civilians, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: Czech, Soviet
Agency: Gestapo Kolin, Gestapo Beneschau, Gestapo Special Kommando (Sonderkommando) Chrudim
Subject of the proceeding: Seizure and mishandling of civilians and members of the resistance. The arrested persons were transferred to prisons and concentration camps or shot. Implementation of raids, arrests as well as of several execution operations after the attempt on Heydrich's life on 27.5.1942. Supervision of anti-partisan warfare operations during the final months of the war, in the course of which suspicious persons were arrested, mishandled and transferred to the 'Kleine Festung' in Theresienstadt or to other prisons, where a number of them died. Shooting of an arrested and wounded partisan leader. Shooting at a crowd which had assembled on the Market Square of Kolin after news of the German capitulation

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


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