Erich Muhsfeldt (1913-1948) was a Nazi war criminal as an SS-Oberscharführer and the chief of the crematoria at the Auschwitz and Majdanek extermination camps in occupied Poland during World War II. He was arrested, tried by the Supreme National Tribunal at the Auschwitz Trial of 1947 in Kraków, and sentenced to death for crimes against humanity. He was executed by hanging on January 28, 1948.

Erich Muhsfeldt (1913-1948) was a Nazi war criminal as an SS-Oberscharführer and the chief of the crematoria at the Auschwitz and Majdanek extermination camps in occupied Poland during World War II. He was arrested, tried by the Supreme National Tribunal at the Auschwitz Trial of 1947 in Kraków, and sentenced to death for crimes against humanity. He was executed by hanging on January 28, 1948.

Amon Goeth shortly before his execution. Goeth was the SS psychopathic killer commanding the Plaszow concentration camp in Poland. He was executed in September 1946 not far from his former command. He was a central character in the Spielberg film Shindler's List.

Amon Goeth shortly before his execution. Goeth was the SS psychopathic killer commanding the Plaszow concentration camp in Poland. He was executed in September 1946 not far from his former command. He was a central character in the Spielberg film Shindler's List.

Mugshots of Amon Göth, 29 Aug 1945. Göth was the SS psychopathic killer commanding the Plaszow concentration camp in Poland. He was executed in September 1946 not far from his former command. He was a central character in the Spielberg film Shindler's List.

Mugshots of Amon Göth, 29 Aug 1945. Göth was the SS psychopathic killer commanding the Plaszow concentration camp in Poland. He was executed in September 1946 not far from his former command. He was a central character in the Spielberg film Shindler's List.

War criminal - Herbert Cukurs - 1900 - 1965 Cukurs was a Nazi Latvian war criminal. Caught, abducted and executed by Israeli security services. During the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany 1941, Cukurs became a member of the notorious ''Arajs Kommando'', responsible for many of the crimes in Latvia. A cold blooded woman and child killer; he clearly lived by the sword and died by it too.

War criminal - Herbert Cukurs - 1900 - 1965 Cukurs was a Nazi Latvian war criminal. Caught, abducted and executed by Israeli security services. During the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany 1941, Cukurs became a member of the notorious ''Arajs Kommando'', responsible for many of the crimes in Latvia. A cold blooded woman and child killer; he clearly lived by the sword and died by it too.

Amon Goeth was an SS Hauptsturmführer (Captain) and the commandant of the Nazi concentration camp in Płaszów in German-occupied Poland during World War II.

Amon Goeth was an SS Hauptsturmführer (Captain) and the commandant of the Nazi concentration camp in Płaszów in German-occupied Poland during World War II.

War Criminal - Herbert Cukurs - 1900 - 1965 Cukurs was a Nazi Latvian war criminal. Caught, abducted and executed by Israeli security services. During the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany 1941, Cukurs became a member of the notorious ''Arajs Kommando'', responsible for many of the crimes in Latvia. A cold blooded woman and child killer; he clearly lived by the sword and died by it too.

War Criminal - Herbert Cukurs - 1900 - 1965 Cukurs was a Nazi Latvian war criminal. Caught, abducted and executed by Israeli security services. During the occupation of Latvia by Nazi Germany 1941, Cukurs became a member of the notorious ''Arajs Kommando'', responsible for many of the crimes in Latvia. A cold blooded woman and child killer; he clearly lived by the sword and died by it too.

Staff Sergeant Gustav Wagner was responsible for 150,000 deaths at the Nazi extermination camp of Sobibor. Damning minutes of an Interpol executive committee meeting in 1962 shows up the French attitude to the [Nazi] killers....  Interpol secretary general Marcel Sicot, responding to a request from Jewish organisations to more vigorously track them down, stormed: 'Why should war criminals be prosecuted since the victor always imposes his laws, anyway?'

Staff Sergeant Gustav Wagner was responsible for 150,000 deaths at the Nazi extermination camp of Sobibor. Damning minutes of an Interpol executive committee meeting in 1962 shows up the French attitude to the [Nazi] killers.... Interpol secretary general Marcel Sicot, responding to a request from Jewish organisations to more vigorously track them down, stormed: 'Why should war criminals be prosecuted since the victor always imposes his laws, anyway?'

The most notorious German war criminal, of all those who were brought before the American Military Tribunals at Dachau, was unquestionably Ilse Koch, the wife of Karl Otto Koch, the infamous former Commandant of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Karl Otto Koch had already been put on trial by the Nazis themselves and executed before the war ended. Ilse Koch was among the 31 accused war criminals from Buchenwald who were brought before an American Military Tribunal at Dachau on April 11…

The most notorious German war criminal, of all those who were brought before the American Military Tribunals at Dachau, was unquestionably Ilse Koch, the wife of Karl Otto Koch, the infamous former Commandant of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Karl Otto Koch had already been put on trial by the Nazis themselves and executed before the war ended. Ilse Koch was among the 31 accused war criminals from Buchenwald who were brought before an American Military Tribunal at Dachau on April 11…

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