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

File Number: US157
Review Date:
470512
Case Number:
12-1915 (US vs. Paul Rubsamen et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Baesse, Martin - 25 Years
Beck, Reinhard - Acquittal + 2 Years
Crumbach, Josef - Acquittal
Ehlen, Jacob - Acquittal + 3 Years
Rubsamen, Paul - Death Sentence
Schrader, Karl - 12 Years
Winkler, Paul - Death Sentence
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 460828-460903
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Nenter[s]hausen
Crime Date:
440927
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Civilian
Subject of the proceeding:
After parachuting to safety near Nenter[s]hausen an American airman immediately surrendered to a crowd of people. The crowd grew in size and the airman was attacked by all of the accused. Eventually, the airman was shot in the head and killed