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

File Number: US080
Review Date:
470501
Case Number:
12-1119 (US vs. Friedrich Hanselmann)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Hanselmann, Friedrich - 12 Years
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470214
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Hof
Crime Date:
450408
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Civilian
Subject of the proceeding:
During an air raid on Hof, Germany, an American airman parachuted to the ground. He was beaten by the accused, a one armed German civilian, who struck him on the head three times with a wooden club