DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1036
Crime Category: War Crimes, Other Mass Extermination Crimes
Frohn, Heinrich Life Sentence
LG/BG Suhl 740715
Ob. Gericht der DDR 740820
Country where the crime was committed: Belarus
Crime Location: Zablocie, Chmieliszcze, Lesnia, Jaswin, Hwosniza
Crime Date: 420923-421028
Victims: Civilians, Prisoners of War, Jews
Nationality: Soviet
Agency: Police Regiment 15 (Police Battalion III)
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in two anti-partisan warfare operations in the course of which three towns - Zablocie, Chmieliszcze and Lesnia - were burned down, while nearly the entire population was shot and their cattle, grain and machinery were taken away. Order to shoot a Jew captured by a patrol as well as of a Soviet prisoner of war that had escaped

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


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