DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1016
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Jun., Willy 15 Years
LG/BG Erfurt 781103
Ob. Gericht der DDR 781201
Country where the crime was committed: Ukraine, Belarus
Crime Location: Borysowka, Kobryn, Petrikowka area
Crime Date: 420923, 421015, 4303-4304
Victims: Jews, Civilians, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Gendarmerie platoon (mot.) 16
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the destruction of the town of Borysowka, of which the inhabitants - men, women and children - were practically all shot. Their possessions were robbed and all houses were burned down. Participation in the shooting of altogether 4250 Jews on the occasion of the liquidation of the Kobryn ghetto, by sealing off the town and by arresting and guarding the Jews as well as by accompanying their transportation to the execution site. Shooting of two partisans as well as of two women who had been picked up without identification papers

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


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