Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.473
Crime Category: NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers, War Crimes
Schubert, Wilhelm Karl Ferdinand life sentence + 15 Years
Sorge, Gustav Hermann life sentence + 15 Years
LG Bonn 590206
Country where the crime was committed: Germany
Crime Location: HS KL Esterwegen, HS KL Sachsenhausen, HS KL Berlin-Lichterfelde
Crime Date: 35-43
Victims: Prisoners, Jews, Prisoners of War
Nationality: German, Lithuanian, Dutch, Austrian, Polish, Soviet, Czech, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Esterwegen, KL Sachsenhausen
Subject of the proceeding: Killing and attempted killing of prisoners from KL Esterwegen. Participation in the mass killing of about 10,000 Russian POW's in the execution barracks ('Genickschussbaracke') of KL Sachsenhausen. Killing and attempted killing of a great many prisoners of KL Sachsenhausen

Published in Justiz und NS-Verbrechen Vol. XV


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

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