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

File Number: US138
Review Date:
470423
Case Number:
12-1813 (US vs. Siegfried Utermark)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Utermark, Siegfried - Life Sentence (R&R: 20 Years)
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461014-461018
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Goeddenstedt (Kreis Uelzen)
Crime Date:
450318
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Wehrmacht
Subject of the proceeding:
After locating an American airman in a wooded area, the accused, who was heading a search party, opened fire with a machine gun thereby killing the victim instantly