Erich Dinges

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Erich Dinges
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Erich Dinges
Born (1911-11-20)November 20, 1911
Frankfurt am Main
Occupation SS-Sturmmann
Known for Defendant at the Auschwitz Trial
Political party
National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP)

Erich Adam Oskar Dinges (November 20, 1911, - April 23, 1953[1]) was an SS-Sturmmann and member of staff at Auschwitz concentration camp. He was prosecuted at the Auschwitz Trial.

Dinges was born in Frankfurt am Main. He worked as a driving instructor. He joined the Nazi party and the SS on March 1, 1932. From May 30, 1941 to November 1944 he was a chauffeur at Auschwitz.

Dinges was tried by the Supreme National Tribunal in Kraków and was sentenced to 5 years in prison.


  • Cyprian T., Sawicki J., Siedem wyroków Najwyższego Trybunału Narodowego, Poznań 1962


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