Execution of SS concentration camp physician Eduard Krebsbach who was convicted of war crimes at the Mauthausen trial. Krebsbach was an SS concentration camp physician who initiated the mass execution of ill and unfit prisoners by heart injections.
Eduard Krebsbach August 1894 – 28 May was a former German physician and SS doctor in the Nazi concentration camp in Mauthausen from July 1941 to August He was executed for crimes against humanity committed at the Mauthausen camp.
"SS Haupscharfuehrer Hans Spatzenegger, director of the Mauthausen quarries, approaches the gallows at Landsberg prison. The soldier behind him holds the black hood which will cover his head before he is hanged.