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

File Number: US230
Review Date: 480106
Case Number: 000-Buchenwald-6 (US vs. Karl Erich Weyrauch)
Crime Category: War Crimes; NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Weyrauch, Karl Erich - 10 Years (R&R: 4 Years)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 471027
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Buchenwald (Weimar)
Crime Date: 3912 - 4306
Victim: Prisoners
Nationality: unknown, Russian
Agency: Detainment Center Staff
Subject of the proceeding:
Participation in the killing of an unknown number (approx. 21) of unidentified prisoners in December 1939 and June 1943. Mistreatment of Russian prisoners from a work detail by throwing bricks at them