DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1409
Crime Category: Denunciation
Vog., Erich Albin 4 Years
LG/BG Chemnitz 490728 Az.: (5)KStKs37/49 (33/49)
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Sternberg/Neumark
Crime Date: 43
Victims: German Soldiers
Nationality: German
Agency: Wehrmacht Army Staff company Wallmeisterschule in Sternberg/Neumark
Subject of the proceeding: Denunciation of a German soldier who had made a satyrical poem on the war and Hitler's policies. The soldier was sentenced to death by court martial but his sentence was later reduced to 15 years. Shortly before the end of the war he was killed in a mass execution in the Aschendorfer Moor penal camp [see also JuNSV Case Nr.178]

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


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