DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1838
Crime Category: Denunciation
Puttfarcken, Josef Life Sentence
LG/BG Nordhausen 460507 Az.: 3Ks1/46
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Nordhausen
Crime Date: 4202
Victims: Civilians
Nationality: German
Agency: Private individual
Subject of the proceeding: Denunciation of the merchant Göttig because of an inscription in Göttig's toilet reading 'Hitler is a mass murderer and is to be blamed for the war.' Göttig was sentenced to death for this and for listening to enemy radio

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


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