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(StS 40/48), Germany, Cologne, Supreme Court for the British Occupied Zone, 21 December 1948. Only in German. Entscheidungen Vol. 1, 198–202. T. was a member of the NSDAP and a high-ranking officer in the Nazi paramilitary force SA (Sturm-Abteilung). In his capacity as commander of the SA troops in the Westphalian district M., he received the order to burn down the synagogues in several cities and villages in his district during the night of 9 to 10 November 1938. He passed the order to his subordinates and subsequently personally organized and supervised both the...