Part C Cases, H
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(StS 309/49), Germany, Cologne, Supreme Court for the British Occupied Zone, 18 October 1949. Only in German. Entscheidungen, Vol. 2, 231–246. The defendant had served as war-time judge in the German Navy judiciary. He presided over two death sentences against Navy offices for, inter alia, the undermining of military strength: the first was delivered in January 1944 against U-Boat skipper K. on the ground of defeatist statements of minor importance, while the second was delivered in March 1944 against staff officer G. on the ground of secretly planning for the...