DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1437
Crime Category: Final Phase Crimes
Rös., Walter 4 Years
LG/BG Schwerin 490610 Az.: StKs93/48
OLG Schwerin 490919 Az.: ERKs60/49
Country where the crime was committed: Poland
Crime Location: Kladow Krs.Greifenhagen
Crime Date: 4502
Victims: Civilians, Foreign Laborers
Nationality: German, Ukrainian
Agency: Volkssturm Greifenhagen
Subject of the proceeding: The defendant, who had fled westwards from Kladow before the advancing Soviet troops, was drafted into the Volkssturm at the Oder bridge. Headed by the Kladow Ortsgruppenleiter, he returned to Kladow with other Volkssturm members in order to arrest foreign workers and a German, opposed to the Nazi regime, who had been left behind. Together with a number of arrested foreign workers, the German was shot in Kladow

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.