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

File Number: US083
Review Date:
461015
Case Number:
12-1146 (US vs. Anton Albishausen et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Albishausen, Anton - Life Sentence
Boullet, Josef - Death Sentence (R&R: Life Sentence)
Ohsiek, Fritz - Acquittal
083 Court: General Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460425
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Cologne-Bickendorf
Crime Date:
4410
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
NSDAP, Ortsgruppenleiter Cologne-Bickendorf; Fire Brigade Cologne-Bickendorf; Civilian
Subject of the proceeding:
After an American airman parachuted from his disabled airplane the witness of the crime placed him in custody. The victim was taken to town where a mob formed, including a number of Nazi Party members, and attacked the airman. A shot was fired striking the airman in the head eventually killing him