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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 22 Jan 2019 18:33

Thank you

What do you know about

August Grässle
Emil Schall
Arthur Boewing
Franz Swach
Michael Wonner
Johannes Richter
Wincenty Panczyk

Hans Müller 1908 Gestapo Breslau Trial Meiningen 31.01.1951 life imprisonment
Edmund Langer 1914 Grenzpolizei Siedlce, Grenzpolizei Platerow Trial Potsdam 28.2.1974 life imprisonment
Rudolf Zimmermann Gestapo Mielec, Gestapo Stalowa Wola, Gestapo Rzeszow life imprisonment
Willi Richter Polizei Grenzpolizei Siedlce, Polizei Grenzpolizei Platerow life imprisonment

I know this 4 men were sentenced in East Germany but for crimes committed in Poland

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 22 Jan 2019 20:42

Arthur Boewing, born 07/04/1899, German from Braunschweig, extradited from British zone to Poland on 03/05/1947 for denunciation of Pole to Gestapo in Braunschweig, sentenced in Warszawa on 24/07/1950 to 5 years for mistreating of the Poles, released on 23/07/1951.

August Grässle, born 19/06/1899, Police inspector in Schwäbisch Hall, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Warszawa on 14/03/1950 to 10 years, sentenced in Warszawa on 21/07/1950 to 5 years, released on 11/12/1954.

Wincenty Panczyk, born 19/07/1920, German (maybe Volksdeutscher from Poland?), SS guard in KL Auschwitz and KL Mauthausen, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Wadowice on 27/07/1948 to 1,5 years, released on 15/03/1949.

Johannes Oskar Richter, born 24/06/1902, SS guard in KL Auschwitz I, KL Auschwitz II and KL Buchenwald-Kdo Ohrdruf, extradited from US zone to Poland on 18/12/1946, sentenced in Kraków on 28/07/1948 to 4 years, released on 23/07/1951.

Emil Schall, no info, he was not extradited from Germany.

Franz Swach, born 09/10/1898, SS guard in KL Auschwitz, extradited from US zone to Poland on 28/06/1946, sentenced in Wadowice on 29/03/1949 to 3 years, released on 14/11/1949.

Michael Wonner, born 21/11/1916, Volksdeutscher from Romania, SS guard in camp Radom, extradited from US zone to Poland on 22/11/1946, sentenced in Radom on 22/12/1947 to 10 years, released on 04/05/1956.

George

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 17:14

Which information do you have about

Eberhard Schäfer
Roman Switenko
Johannes Weiner Werner
Josef Wegmann
Paul Hugo Köppler 23.03.1898 in Bubeck SS-Hauptscharführer Gestapo Radom
Michael Czepil

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 23 Jan 2019 18:30

The names from two threads:

Karl Heinrich Allerkamp, born 06/02/1897, member of the police in Rodenburg, extradited from British zone to Poland on 28/08/1946, sentenced in Łódź on 25/08/1947 to 5 years, released on 12/04/1951.

Josef Martin Franz Alscher, born 05/08/1894, German Kapo in KL Auschwitz III, extradited from US zone to Poland on 18/12/1946, sentenced in Kraków on 27/06/1949 to 3 years, released on 16/01/1951.

Michael Czepil (Czepin), born 04/04/1914, Ukrainian, guard in the camp in Skarżysko Kamienna, extradited from US zone to Poland on 03/02/1947, sentenced in Radom on 29/09/1948 to 15 years, date of release is unknown to me.

Georg Ebert (Ehert), born 14/02/1895, guard in factory in Weinheim, extradited from US zone to Poland on 22/11/1946, sentenced in Warszawa on 15/01/1948 to 6 years, released on 14/11/1953.

Fritz Otto Engel, born 12/07/1909, member of SS in Kassel, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Warszawa on 22/12/1949 to 15 years, released on 30/05/1955.

Joseph Frank, born 14/12/1896, police member in Mülhausen, extradited from US zone to Poland on 04/09/1946, sentenced in Warszawa on 06/11/1947 to life, date of release is unknown to me.

Alfred Wilhelm Franzke, born 30/06/1906, head of factory Hasag-Peltzery in labour camp in Częstochowa, extradited from US zone to Poland on 22/11/1946, sentenced in Częstochowa on 25/06/1947 to 15 years, date of release is unknown to me.

Karl Gebert, born 25/07/1902 in Baumerlenbach, head of police station in Blaubeuren, extradited from US zone to Poland on 22/11/1946, sentenced in Warszawa on 20/02/1947 to life, released on 24/11/1956.

Gustaw Heidinger (not Hedinger), born 02/02/1896, SS guard in KL Natzweiler-Kdo Veihingen, extradited from US zone to Poland on 22/11/1946, handed over to the French authorities.

Paul Hugo Köppler, born 25/03/1898 in Bobeck, member of Gestapo in Radom, extradited from US zone to Poland on 18/12/1946, sentenced in Radom on 01/09/1948 to 15 years, released on 30/08/1956.

Eduard Lockhauserbäumer, born 16/10/1920 in Köln, SS guard in KL Auschwitz II, extradited from US zone to Poland on 03/02/1947, sentenced in Kraków on 04/04/1948 to 12 years, released on 02/05/1956.

Thomas Ohrner, born 14/02/1912 in Templin, member of Gestapo in Lublin, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Lublin on 23/04/1948 to 15 years, released on 27/06/1956.

Eberhard Lorenz Schäfer, born 09/11/1912 in Köln, member of Gestapo in Hrubieszów and Lublin (also in Danemark and Soviet Union), extradited from US zone to Poland on 18/12/1946, sentenced in Lublin on 10/05/1948 to 15 years, date of release is unknown to me.

Roman Switenko, born 22/10/1892, Ukrainian, member of Ukrainian Hilfs-Polizei in Gródek Jagielloński, extradited from US zone to Poland on 20/01/1950 (along with his son Wladimir also member of the Ukrainian police in Gródek Jagielloński), sentenced in Warszawa on 11/02/1952 to life, released on 22/06/1956.

Josef Wegmann, born 03/07/1885, guard in youth detention centre in Amberg, extradited from US zone to Poland on 03/02/1947, sentenced in Warszawa on 20/11/1947 to 15 years, released on 08/02/1955.

Johannes Weiner-Werner, born 14/01/1904, worker in Zeiss factory (where?), extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Warszawa on 03/12/1948 to 15 years for crimes committed in the camp Herbertów and in Amberg, date of release is unknown to me.

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 20:20

Which information do you have about

Heinrich Otto Adolf Anders (Trial Wadowice)
Otto Anders (Trial Gdansk)

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 23 Jan 2019 20:41

Heinrich Otto Adolf Anders, born 14/04/1894, SS guard in KL Auschwitz III and KL Mauthausen, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Wadowice on 09/04/1948 to 4 years, released on 12/04/1951.

Otto Andres (not Anders), born 29/12/1902 or 28/12/1902 in Tiegenhagen, Kreisleiter of NSDAP in Tczew (Dirschau) 1939-1940 and deputy of Gauleiter Forster in Gdańsk between 1940-1941, extradited from British zone to Poland on 06/12/1947, sentenced in Gdańsk on 10/02/1949 to 15 years, released on 21/06/1956.
Here is bio of Otto Andres on German wikipedia: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_Andres

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 20:45

Thank you George

Do you know the place of birth of

Alfred Hempel
Karl Knudtsen
Lucjan Frelke
Bruno Ladwig
Helmuth Peissker
Kurt Schubert
August Tobler

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 23 Jan 2019 20:53

Only these men:

Alfred Hempel, born in Hamburg
Karl Knudtsen, born in Itzehoe
Bruno Ladwig, born in Krzyżopol
Helmut Peisker or Peissker, born in Halle

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 20:57

How many men (Gestapo in Poland) sentenced in Poland do you have in your files?

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 23 Jan 2019 21:12

From those who served in GG (Generalgouvernement) about (at least) 31 were executed (i have names of 31 executed Gestapo or Kripo members from GG).

According to my notes about 80-90 were tried (from GG).

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 21:33

Do you have information about

Hermann Gampe (?) member Gestapo sentenced to 2 years imprisonment 1949 in Radom

Do you know the date of release of Karl Pereutka?

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 23 Jan 2019 21:43

Unfortunately i don't have these informations.

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 23 Jan 2019 22:51

When was Hermann Altmann released (??.??.1958)?

When was Karl Otto Büssing sentenced? 07.10.1949 in Kielce?

When was Johann Wylupski sentenced in Lublin?

Do you know the place of birth of Viktor Förster, Hans Deinlein, Zygmunt Adamski + Tadeusz Michalski?

Was Friedrich Wilhelm Preusse member of the Gestapo in Poznan?

Which information do you have about Oskar Schröder + Richard Albert Schröder

What do you know about Max Herbert Helmut Lange?

When was Herbert Feller released?
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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by George_W » 24 Jan 2019 17:51

Only this:

Hermann Altmann, released on 15/12/1958.

Otto Karl Büsing (note spelling) sentenced in Kielce on 07/10/1949.

Viktor Förster, born in Breslau.

Friedrich Wilhelm Preusse, member of the SS in Poznań.

Oskar Schröder, born 22/02/1908, German Kapo or SS guard in KL Auschwitz, extradited from British zone to Poland on 27/08/1948, sentenced in Wadowice on 24/03/1949 to 6 years, release on 05/12/1953.

Richard Albert Schröder, born 14/04/1921 in Hamburg, SS guard in KL Auschwitz and KL Dora, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Kraków on 22/12/1947 to 10 years, date of release is unknown to me.

Max Herbert Helmut Lange, born 04/11/1904 in Leipzig, member of Gestapo in Kraków and Radom, extradited from US zone to Poland on 25/02/1947, sentenced in Kraków on 30/06/1950 to death, on 13/03/1951 to 7 years, released on 10/06/1952.

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Re: War Crime Trials Poland

Post by ansata1976 » 24 Jan 2019 18:00

Do you know the place of birth and date of release of

August Wilhelm Gebel
Wilhelm Eichholz

Was Wilhelm Reifenscheid member of the Gestapo?

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