DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1427
Crime Category: Denunciation, War Crimes
Bre., Hermann 1 Year 2 Months
Bri., Paul 1 Year 2 Months
LG/BG Schwerin 490624 Az.: StKs242/48
LG Schwerin 481124 Az.: StKs353/48
OLG Schwerin 490413 Az.: ERKs21/49
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Bülow Krs.Waren
Crime Date: 42-43
Victims: POW's
Nationality: Yugoslavian (Serbian)
Agency: Private individual
Subject of the proceeding: Denunciation of a Serbian POW who had allegedly hidden a horseshoe in a corn sheaf during harvest. The Serb was initially transferred as a disciplinary measure, but was later sentenced to death and shot because of his act

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


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