DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1089
Crime Category: Judicial Crimes
Pch., Gerhard 4 Years Rehab: Rehabilitation request denied
LG/BG Gera 600408
LG/BG Meiningen 930625
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Bielitz, Kattowitz
Crime Date: 4106-440306, 4404-4501
Victims: Civilians, Members of the Resistance, Foreign Laborers
Nationality: Polish, German, French
Agency: Public Prosecutor's Office with the Sondergericht Bielitz (Special Court), Chief Public Prosecutor Kattowitz
Subject of the proceeding: Demanding the death penalty in 20 instances, although in a number of cases the defendants had only been charged with relatively insignificant property or economic offenses. The court decided in accordance with the demands; the sentences were executed

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


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