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

File Number: US103
Review Date:
480109
Case Number:
12-1368 & 12-1369 ( US vs. Friedrich Hildebrandt et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Bollow, Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Groenwaldt, [Grönwaldt] Karl - Death Sentence
Haselow, Ewald - Death Sentence
Hildebrandt, Friedrich - Death Sentence
Mueller, [Müller] Kurt - Death Sentence
Pensien, [Penzien] Franz - Death Sentence
Schroeder, Fritz - 20 Years
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470220-470331
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Veelboken, Pingelshagen, Mollin, Klink
Crime Date:
440621, 440901
Victim:
POW’s
Nationality:
American
Agency:
NSDAP, Gauleiter and Reichsstatthalter Gau Mecklenburg, Kreisleiter Kreis Schwerin in Gau Mecklenburg, Kreisamtsleiter, Deputy Ortsgruppenleiter Kreis Schwerin in Gau Mecklenburg, Ortsgruppenleiter Gross-Trebbow in Kreis Schwerinland Gau Mecklenburg, Blockleiter Veelboken, Kreisstellenleiter,
Subject of the proceeding:
Issuing general orders to capture and shoot allied parachutists. Issuing specific orders to capture and shoot American fliers. Execution of such orders in 4 instances