DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.2008
Crime Category: War Crimes
Sag., Karl Franz Death Sentence [changed to Life Sentence; Released: 551230]
LG/BG Chemnitz 500510 Az.: W/1705/50/2256/201
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: Oelsnitz (Erzgeb.)
Crime Date: 41
Victims: POW's
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Industry Coal pit "Gottessegen" in Oelsnitz
Subject of the proceeding: Mishandling of POW's employed at the coal pit. Shooting of a POW during an escape attempt

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


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