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

File Number: US051
Review Date:
470714
Case Number:
12-581 (US vs. Matthias Zierhut & Johann Gilch)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Gilch, Johann - 10 Years
Zierhut, Matthias - Life Sentence
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470422-470423
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Mühldorf ["Muhldorf"]
Crime Date:
450415
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
SA
Subject of the proceeding:
The accused participated in the assault of an unarmed and surrendered American airman by shooting at him several times