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

File Number: US039
Review Date:
451212
Case Number:
12-468 (US vs. Karl Bloch et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Bloch, Karl - Death Sentence
Neunobel, Karl - 10 Years
Court:
Military Commission at Heidelberg, Germany 451012-451013; 451015
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Beltershain
Crime Date:
441201
Victim:
POW’s
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Civilian
Subject of the proceeding:
The accused participated in the killing of four American airmen after they had surrendered. After killing the airmen the accused looted the bodies before burying them in a ditch