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Nazi War Crimes Trials:
Höss Trial

(March 11-29, 1947)

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Former SS Hauptsturmführer Rudolf Höss, commandant of Auschwitz, was convicted in Case No.38 (The "Höss" Trial), which was held before a Polish Special Criminal Court in Crakow, from March 11, 1947, to March 29, 1947. He was found guilty and sentenced to death. Höss was executed on April 16, 1947.

Rudolf Höss: The Death Sentence

Sources: Skalman

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