Riga Trial

(January 26-February 3, 1946)


Friedrich Werther: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Bronislav Pavel: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Friedrich Jeckeln: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Wolfgang von Ditfurth: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Siegfried Ruff: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Hans Küpper: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)
Albrecht Graf Digeon von Montenon: The Death Sentence (Executed on the 3rd February 1946)

A group of ex-officials of the Riga military district were arraigned before a Soviet military court, from January 26, 1946, to February 3, 1946. All were found guilty and sentenced to death, Including the chief of police Ostland, Friedrich Jeckeln. They were all hanged at Riga on the 3rd February 1946.


Source: Skalman