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

File Number: US220
Review Date: 470825
Case Number: 12-2887 (US vs. Waldemar Freitag)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Freitag, Waldemar - 2 Years
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470624
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Wulfsfelde
Crime Date: 430725
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: German Army
Subject of the proceeding: After locating an American airman, the accused ran towards the flyer and shot him once in the chest and assaulted the airman with his fists