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

File Number: US152
Review Date: unknown
Case Number:
12-1890 (US vs. Karl Weisshuhn)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Weisshuhn, Karl - 3 Years
Court: Intermediate Government Court at Ludwigsburg, Germany 451211
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Witchensdorf
Crime Date: 441102
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: Civilian
Subject of the proceeding: Following an air raid an American airman was taken into custody. While being led into town the accused struck the airman with a club several times in retaliation for an air attack