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

File Number: US134
Review Date:
461220
Case Number:
12-1783 (US vs. Josef Schiedhering et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Mutzeck, Rudolf - Acquittal
Schiedhering, Josef - 30 Years
Court: General Military Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 460507
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Giessen
Crime Date:
441211
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Civilians
Subject of the proceeding:
The accused shot and killed a soldier from among a group of African American POW's put to work in clearing a burning building of furniture and wounded