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

File Number: US238
Review Date: 480227
Case Number: 000-Buchenwald-20 (US vs. Friedrich Demmer)
Crime Category: War Crimes; NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Demmer, Friedrich - 10 Years (R&R: disappr. of findings & sentence)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 471030
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Arolsen (sub camp of KL Buchenwald)
Crime Date: 4412, 4406
Victim: Prisoners
Nationality: Polish, Russian, French
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Arolsen (sub camp KL Buchenwald)
Subject of the proceeding:
Mistreatment of a Russian prisoner, who had attempted to escape. The mistreatment resulted in the victim's death days later. Further mistreatment of other prisoners