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

File Number: US043
Review Date:
470801
Case Number:
12-489 (US vs. Kurt Goebell et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Akkermann, Jan J. - Death Sentence
Albrecht, Guenther - 6 Years
Geyer, Karl - 4 Years
Goebell, Kurt - Death Sentence
Heinemann, Heinrich - Acquittal + 18 Years (R&R: 13 Years)
Krolikovski, Walter - Life Sentence (R&R: 14 Years)
Mammenga, Gustav - Acquittal + 24 Years
Meyer-Gerhards, - Acquittal
Pointner, Johann - Acquittal + 5 Years
Rommel, Heinrich - Acquittal + 2 Years
Schmitz, Johann Josef - Death Sentence
Seiler, Jakob - Death Sentence (R&R: Life Sentence)
Weber, Karl - Acquittal + 25 Years
Wenzel, Erich - Death Sentence
Witzke, Heinz - Acquittal + 11 Years
Court:
General Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460206-460322
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Borkum
Crime Date:
440804
Victim:
POW’s
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Wehrmacht, Marine German Naval Installations, Members of the 216th Naval Flak Battalion
Subject of the proceeding:
The accused participated in the execution of seven members of the United States Army after they had surrendered and encouraged and participated in the assaults of eleven members of the United States Army