Nazi Crimes on Trial
'Dachau Trials'
Trials by U.S. Army Courts in Europe 1945 - 1948

File Number: US021
Review Date: 480308
Case Number: 11-96 (US vs. Karl Adam Kirchner et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Kirchner, Karl Adam - Death Sentence
Wolf, Hugo - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470507-470516
Country where the crime had been committed: France
Crime Location: St. Sulpice sur Risle
Crime Date: 440610
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: SS; 12th SS Panzer Division (Hitler Youth Division)
Subject of the proceeding:
The accused participated in the execution of an American airman, who was accused of making air attacks on an ambulance carrying two German officers, who were supposedly killed in the attack