Rosenbaum, Wilhelm (b 1915): verdict and judgement in war crimes trial

Scope and Content

Papers of Wilhelm Rosenbaum, 1967, comprise copies of extracts from the verdict and trial judgement in the case against Wilhelm Karl Johannes Rosenbaum.

Administrative / Biographical History

Wilhelm Rosenbaum was born in 1915 and was found guilty of multiple murders whilst in charge of the police training school at Bad Rabka, Poland. He received 16 life sentences at his trial in Hamburg in 1968, but was released shortly after on the grounds of ill health.


Arranged in chronological order.

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Deposited by S Gross.

Other Finding Aids

Detailed description on the Wiener Library's online catalogue

Archivist's Note

Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.

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