DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1256
Crime Category: Final Phase Crimes
Sch., Richard 12 Years
LG/BG Halle 510119 Az.: 13aStKs51/50
LG/BG Magdeburg 490323 Az.: unbekannt
OLG Halle 500719 Az.: ERKs78/49
OLG Halle 510625 Az.: ERKs30/51
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Griebo (near Coswig)
Crime Date:
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: unknown
Agency: Volkssturm Griebo
Subject of the proceeding: Shortly before the end of the war, about 1500 prisoners were released from two prison camps, without any provisions. To protect the town of Griebo against possible assaults of these prisoners, Volkssturm patrols were sent out, which shot a prisoner who did not obey the call to stand still

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.