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

File Number: US170
Review Date:
470221
Case Number:
12-1973 (US vs. Siegfried [Sigfried] Utermark)
Crime Category:
War Crimes
Accused:
Utermark, Siegfried [Sigfried] - Acquittal
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461002-461003
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Gross Liedern
Crime Date:
440823
Victim:
POW
Nationality:
American
Agency:
RAD (Reich Labor Service), Oberarbeitsdienstfuehrer
Subject of the proceeding:
An American airman parachuted to safety in the vicinity of Gross- Liedern and surrendered to the accused. The accused shot and killed the airman when he suddenly appeared to reach for his pistol