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

File Number: US247
Review Date: 480227
Case Number: 000-Buchenwald-42 (US vs. Otto Krause)
Crime Category: War Crimes; NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Krause, Otto - 10 Years
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 471020
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Magdeburg (sub camp of KL Buchenwald)
Crime Date: 4408-4409
Victim: Jews
Nationality: Hungarian
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Magdeburg (sub camp of KL Buchenwald)
Subject of the proceeding:
Mistreatment of four Jewish prisoners by beatings and by setting a dog upon them. One of the victims died as a result of the beatings