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

File Number: US244
Review Date:
480317
Case Number:
000-Buchenwald-37 (US vs. Heinrich Zwickl)
Crime Category:
War Crimes; Final Phase Crimes
Accused:
Zwickl, Heinrich - Death Sentence (R&R: disappr. of findings & sentence)
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 471031-471103
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
en route during an evacuation march from KL Buchenwald to KL Flossenburg
Crime Date:
4502-4504
Victim:
Prisoners
Nationality:
Belgian, French, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Buchenwald
Subject of the proceeding:
Mistreatment and shooting of about 20 prisoners from KL Buchenwald during the evacuation march from this camp to KL Flossenburg