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Heinrich Boere

Dutch SS officer

Heinrich Boere (27 September 1921 – 1 December 2013) was a convicted German-Dutch war criminal and former member of the Waffen-SS. He was one of the most wanted Nazis during the 1940s.

Heinrich Boere
Born(1921-09-27)27 September 1921
Died1 December 2013(2013-12-01) (aged 92)
Fröndenberg, Germany
Criminal chargeTriple murder
Serving the enemy
(war crimes)
Criminal penaltyDeath sentence (By the Netherlands, 1949; not performed)
Life in prison (By Germany, 2010)
Criminal statusConvicted

Boere was born in Eschweiler, Germany to a Dutch father and German mother.

Boere began serving his life sentence on 16 December 2011 at the age of 90.[1] He died on 1 December 2013 in prison custody in Fröndenberg from natural causes, aged 92.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "SS killer Heinrich Boere begins jail term at 90". BBC News. 15 December 2011.
  2. "Kriegsverbrecher tot SS mann Heinrich Boere in haft gestorben". Spiegel.com. 1 December 2013. Retrieved 2 December 2013.

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