Nazi Crimes on Trial
Trials by U.S. Army Courts in Europe 1945 - 1948
US0018 Review Date: 470404 Case Nr.: 11-18 (US vs. Erwin Wilhelm Konrad Schienkiewitz) Crime Category: War Crimes Accused: Schienkiewitz, Erwin (Wilhelm Konrad) - Life Sentence Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470213 Country where the crime had been committed: France Crime Location: Montmartin en Craignes Crime Date: 440617 Victim: POW’s Nationality: American Agency: SS; 17th SS Panzer Grenadier Division, 38th Regiment Subject of the proceeding: The accused participated in the execution of two American airmen out of a group of seventy, in retaliation of the death of German soldiers who had been killed a few days earlier. The accused was a member of an organization declared illegal by the International Military Tribunal.