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

File Number: US061
Review Date:
460502
Case Number:
12-819 (US vs. Friedrich Katz et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Geisser, Emil - 5 Years (R&R: 2 Years)
Katz, Friedrich - 10 Years (R&R: 5 Years)
Nerge, Karl - 5 Years (R&R: 2 Years)
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460201-460204
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Wiesbaden
Crime Date:
450203
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff, Wiesbaden Prison
Subject of the proceeding:
While being taken out of his prisoner cell and to an airraid bunker, an American airman was assaulted several times by the accused