DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.2076
Crime Category: Early NS Crimes, NS Crimes in Detainment Centers
Hei., Karl Johann Ernst Death Sentence [executed]
LG/BG Chemnitz 500621 Az.: StKs861/50
OLG Dresden 500712 Az.: Ws1285/50
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: HS KL Hohnstein
Crime Date: 3308-3407
Victims: Prisoners, Jews
Nationality: German
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Hohnstein
Subject of the proceeding: Head of the SA-Sturm 14/100 employed in KL Hohnstein and - from April 1934 onwards - deputy camp commander under whose command prisoners (social-democrats, communists and Jews) were mishandled and tortured, in part with fatal results. Several prisoners died as a result of mishandlings by the defendant [see also Case Nrs.1268, 1358, 1411, 1430 and 1795]

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.