DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1635
Crime Category: NS Crimes in Detainment Centers
Waitz, Paul Death Sentence
LG/BG Halle 480420 Az.: 13aStKs7/47
OLG Halle 481206 Az.: ERKs65/48
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: HS KL Buchenwald
Crime Date: 37-39
Victims: Prisoners
Nationality: German
Agency:  Detainment Center Staff KL Buchenwald
Subject of the proceeding: Block eldest and Kapo of a disciplinary company. Mishandling of fellow prisoners by beating, kicking and so-called tree-hanging. At least four of the mishandled prisoners died as a result

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


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