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Selected records from the Sąd Okręgowy w Zamościu (Sygn. GK 299)

Document | Accession Number: 2012.127 | RG Number: RG-15.224M

Records from trials at the District Court in Zamość, 1945‒1966, for crimes committed by the Germans and their collaborators. Prosecutions based on the Decree of August 31, 1944 (Sierpniówka) of the Polski Komitet Wyzwolenia Narodowego (PKWN, Polish Committee of National Liberation), one of the world's first laws on liability for crimes of World War II. Decree also applied against former partisans of the anti-Communist Armia Krajowa, or Home Army, whom Stalinist propaganda portrayed as collaborators.

Collection Subtitle
District Court in Zamość
Date
1945-1956  (inclusive)
Language
Polish
Russian
Genre/Form
Reports.
Protocols.
Extent
13,811 digital images : JPEG ; 32.5 GB .
13 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.
Credit Line
Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction and/or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
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Record last modified: 2017-09-26 19:07:01
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