John Demjanjuk (born Ivan Mykolaiovych Demianiuk) was a Ukrainian-American convicted for war crimes as an accessory to the murder of 27,900 Jews while acting as a guard at the Sobibor Nazi German extermination camp. Since his conviction was pending appeal at the time of his death, Demjanjuk remains "presumed innocent" under German law, and his earlier conviction is invalidated. According to the Munich state court, Demjanjuk does not have a criminal record.
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The Right Wrong Man: John Demjanjuk and the Last Great Nazi War Crimes Trial
Useful Enemies: John Demjanjuk and America's Open-Door Policy For Nazi War Criminals by Richard Rashke. It took the U.S. 60 years to bring John Demjanjuk to justice as a Nazi collaborator. Due to the annals of the Cold War, fear and paranoia drove American politicians and the U.S. military to recruit “useful” Nazi war criminals to work for the United States in Europe as spies and saboteurs, and to slip them into America through loopholes in U.S. immigration policy.
JOHN DEMJANJUK: PROSECUTION OF A NAZI COLLABORATOR - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/john-demjanjuk-prosecution-nazi-collaborator.html
My Campaign for Justice for John Demjanjuk
Nazi Captured in the USA John Demjanjuk-Accused of being a former guard at Sobibor, Majdanek, & Flossenburg concentration camps. Moved to the US after the war & became a citizen. First deported to Israel in 1986 & stood trial for war crimes, because he was believed to be a notorious guard called “Ivan the Terrible.” Sentenced to death, he found his conviction overturned by the Israeli Supreme Court in 1993 after it ruled there was reasonable doubt in whether he was indeed Ivan the…
July 29, 1993: Acquitted By Israel (John Demjanjuk, War Criminal or Victim?) - http://www.crackedhistory.com/july-29-1993-acquitted-israel-john-demjanjuk-war-criminal-victim/