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

File Number: US065
Review Date:
460514
Case Number:
12-932 (US vs. Wilhelm Foerster)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Foerster, Wilhelm - Acquittal + 2 Years
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460419
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Hornburg
Crime Date:
4409
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Civilian
Subject of the proceeding:
(I) The accused attempted to kill an unarmed American airman by shooting him with a rifle. (II) The accused assaulted the American airman during his arrest