DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1390
Crime Category: Denunciation
Ber., Walter 2 Years
Sch., Erich Arthur Edwin 2 Years
LG/BG Chemnitz 490913 Az.: (4)KStKs84/49 (43/49)
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Penig
Crime Date: 43
Victims: Civilians
Nationality: German
Agency: Industrie knitting cotton mill Amerika in Penig, Private individual
Subject of the proceeding: Denunciation of a co-worker who had spread news from a foreign radio station. After the start of the proceedings against him, the denounced person, who had already spent two years in a concentration camp, committed suicide out of fear for a return to the concentration camp

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


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