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

File Number: US119
Review Date: 460513
Case Number: 12-1594 (US vs. Albert Luechau)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Luechau, Albert - 5 Years
Court: Intermediate Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460411
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Alvesse (Kreis Peina)
Crime Date: 440120
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: Civilian
Subject of the proceeding: An American airman made a forced landing from his disabled plane.Upon landing, the airman was taken into custody by the accused, who pushed or hit the airman several times in the back with his rifle