DDR-Justiz und NS-Verbrechen
Nazi Crimes on Trial

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Case Nr.1059
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Zöllner, Arnold Life Sentence
LG/BG Rostock 660603
Ob. Gericht der DDR 660902
Country where the crime was committed: GDR
Crime Location: KL Sachsenhausen
Crime Date: 41-44
Victims: Prisoners of War, Prisoners, Members of the Resistance
Nationality: Soviet, British, unknown
Agency: KL Sachsenhausen
Subject of the proceeding: Participation in the shooting of thousands of Soviet prisoners of war and of 6 British airforce officers at the concentration camp's execution site. Participation in the shooting of members of the resistance who had been transferred to the concentration camp to be executed, as well as participation in the execution of individual prisoners by shootings and hangings

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.

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