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

File Number: US273
Review Date:
480106
Case Number:
000-Mauthausen-15 (US vs. Fritz Schallenberg)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Schallenberg, Fritz - 20 Years
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470421-470422
Country where the crime had been committed:
Austria
Crime Location:
KL Gross Raming (satellite camp of KL Mauthausen)
Crime Date:
4306
Victim:
Prisoner
Nationality:
Yugoslav
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Gross Raming, guard dog unit
Subject of the proceeding:
A Yugoslav inmate escaped the concentration camp and was captured later. After being mistreated and thrown into an electric fence, the wounded prisoner was attacked and killed by a pack of guard dogs