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

File Number: US268
Review Date:
480115
Case Number:
000-Mauthausen-6 (US vs. Eduard Curten [Cürten])
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Cürten, Eduard - Life Sentence (R&R: disappr. of findings & sentence)
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470402-470404
Country where the crime had been committed:
Austria
Crime Location:
KL Floridsdorf (subcamp KL Mauthausen)
Crime Date:
4407-4411
Victim:
Prisoners
Nationality:
Polish
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Floridsdorf
Subject of the proceeding:
Participation in the killing of several prisoners by hanging and by pushing one of them into the electric fence

Note: KL Floridsdorf is misspelled 'Florisdorf' in the R&R