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

File Number: US192
Review Date: 470702
Case Number: 12-2157 (US vs. Fritz Schmauder)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Schmauder, Fritz - Life Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470520
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Huelben (Dettingen district)
Crime Date: 430906
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: Wehrmacht
Subject of the proceeding: After parachuting from a disabled plane an American airman was found shot in the back by the accused. The accused then killed the airman by shooting him in the neck