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

File Number: US205
Review Date: 471024
Case Number: 12-2400 (US vs. Erwin Karl Heinrich Schlickau)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Schlickau, Erwin Karl Heinrich - 7 Years
Court: Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470502
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Bergdorf (Hamburg district)
Crime Date: 441106
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: Volkssturm
Subject of the proceeding: After parachuting from a disabled plane an American airman was surrounded by an angry crowd. While in his custody the accused struck the airman in the head with his fist as well as beat his head against a wall until he was unconscious