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

File Number: US222
Review Date: 470805
Case Number: 12-3121 (US vs. Wilhelm Langeloh)
Crime Category: War Crimes
Accused:
Langeloh, Wilhelm (a.k.a. Bauer, Felix) - Death Sentence
Court: Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470410-470411
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: Appen-Etz
Crime Date: 440618
Victim: POW
Nationality: American
Agency: NSDAP, Kreisleitung Pinneberg
Subject of the proceeding: An American airman was taken to a police station in the village of Appen-Etz. On orders of the NSDAP Kreisleitung the police transferred custody to the accused, who took the flyer to a remote area just outside the village, shot him in the neck and left him for dead. The airman died the next day in a Hamburg hospital