Emil Haussmann

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Emil Haussmann, mug shot taken for the Einsatzgruppen trial.

Emil Haussmann (11 October 1910 – 31 July 1947) served as an SS Sturmbannführer (Major); an officer in Einsatzkommando 12 of Einsatzgruppe D. Haussmann joined the NSDAP in 1930.

One of 24 officers indicted during the Einsatzgruppen Trial, Haussmann committed suicide before the arraignment on July 31, 1947 - the only defendant who thus escaped being sentenced.


Hilary Earl, The Nuremberg SS-Einsatzgruppen Trial, 1945-1958: Atrocity Law and History. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.