First Belsen Trial Hauptscharführer Paul Steinmetz

Position Within Bergen-Belsen : Technician / Electrician
Comments : Not prosecuted at the trial
Trial : First Belsen Trial
Trial Location : 30 Lindenstraße, Lüneburg 17 September - 17 November 1945
Trial Defendent Number : 15
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Brief History

Was at Auschwitz

Arrested by the British 17 April 1945

Contracted Typhus and treated in the Glyn Hughes Hospital

Declared unfit to stand trial 04 September 1945 due to post Typhus debility

1946 Esterwegen internment camp

No. 2 War Criminal Holding Centre Fischbek

Released from Civilian Internment Camp (CIC) Neuengamme middle of October 1947

In 1997 he was declared dead as of 1980 by the Staatsanwaltschaft Frankfurt/Main

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