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

File Number: US126
Review Date:
470430
Case Number:
12-1733 (US vs. Eduard Karl Curdts [and Fritz Warnecke])
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Curdts, Eduard Karl - Death Sentence
Warneke, Fritz [Friedrich] - not tried
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470122-470123
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Seesen
Crime Date:
4406-4407
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Police, Rural Police (Landwacht)
Subject of the proceeding:
After an American airman had surrendered the accused transported the victim to a wooded area where he shot and killed him