Second Belsen Trial Oberscharführer Karl Schmidt/Schmitt

Date Of Birth : 09/08/1889
Place Of Birth : Bayern
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Trial : Second Belsen Trial
Trial Location : Celle and Lüneberg 16 May - 30 June 1946
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Brief History

01 May 1942 conscripted into the Waffen S.S. with the rank of Rottenführer

Sent to Mauthausen to train guards

Autumn 1944 transferred to Bergen-Belsen

Left Bergen-Belsen prior to the liberation

June 1946 sentenced to 15 years imprisonment at 2nd Belsen Trial held at Celle and Lüneburg, later reduced to ten years.

Released 21 December 1951.

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