DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1255
Crime Category: War Crimes, Final Phase Crimes
Hes., Rudolf Artur 5 Years
Rosenkranz, Erich Karl-Heinz Life Sentence
Zie., Manfred Heinrich 15 Years
LG/BG Bautzen 510120 Az.: 15/6StKs10/50
OLG Dresden 510829 Az.: 21ERKs110/51
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Schmochtitz
Crime Date:
Victims: Prisoners of War
Nationality: Polish
Agency: Wehrmacht Airforce Panzergrenadierdivision Hermann Göring
Subject of the proceeding: The defendants, who had left their unit, shot a helpless and wounded Polish soldier lying in the castle park of Schmochtitz

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


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