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

File Number: US062
Review Date:
460429
Case Number:
12-926 (US vs. Adolf Weger & Julius Schulze)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Schulze, Julius - Life Sentence (R&R: 25 Years)
Weger, Adolf - Death Sentence (R&R: Life Sentence)
Court:
General Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 451129; 451201; 451203; 451208
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Hanau
Crime Date:
450217
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Police, Kriminalpolizei Hanau
Subject of the proceeding:
After being interrogated, three American airmen were shot and killed by the accused on orders of their superior, police director Fehrle (see also US063)