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

File Number: US066
Review Date:
471210
Case Number:
12-966 (US vs. Erich Wippermann)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Wippermann, Erich - 20 Years
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470516-470523
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Hilden
Crime Date:
450416
Victim:
POW’s
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Wehrmacht, (2nd Lt.)
Subject of the proceeding:
Three crew members of a disabled American tank were shot and killed by the accused after they had surrendered (see also US067)