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

File Number: US283
Review Date:
4603
Case Number:
000- 50-2 (US vs Martin Gottfried Weiss et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Aumeier, Hans - stricken from the accused list, not present before the court *
Bayer, Hans - stricken from the accused list, not present before the court
Becher, Fritz M.K. - Death Sentence
Betz, Peter - Life Sentence
Boettger, Franz - Death Sentence
Degelow, Fritz - Death Sentence (R&R: 10 Years)
Eichberger, Leonard Anselm - Death Sentence
Eichelsdorfer, Johann Baptist - Death Sentence
Eisele, Hans Kurt - Death Sentence (reduced to Life Sentence by Reviewing Authority)
Endres, Anton - Death Sentence
Filleboeck, Sylvester - Death Sentence (R&R: 10 Years)
Foerschner, Otto - Death Sentence
Gretsch, Albin 10 Years
Hintermayer, Fritz - Death Sentence
Jarolin, Josef - Death Sentence
Kick, Johann - Death Sentence
Kiern, Simon - Death Sentence
Kirsch, Johann Viktor - Death Sentence
Knoll, Christian [Christof Ludwig] - Death Sentence
Kramer, Alfred - Death Sentence
Langleist, Walter Adolf - Death Sentence
Lausterer, Hugo Erwin Alfred - 10 Years
Lippmann, Arno - Death Sentence
Mahl, Emil Erwin - Death Sentence (reduced to 10 Years by Reviewing Authority)
Moll, Otto - Death Sentence
Niedermeyer, Engelbert Valentin - Death Sentence
Puhr, Fridolin Karl - Death Sentence (reduced to 20 Years by Reviewing Authority)
Redwitz, Michael - Death Sentence
Ruppert, Friedrich Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Schilling, Klaus Karl - Death Sentence
Schoepp, Johann - 10 Years (reduced to 5 Years by Reviewing Authority)
Schoettl, Vinzenz - Death Sentence
Schulz, Otto - Death Sentence (R&R: 20 Years)
Seuss, Josef - Death Sentence
Suttrop, Rudolf Heinrich - Death Sentence
Tempel, Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Trenkle, Franz Xaver - Death Sentence
Wagner, Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Weiss, Martin Gottfried - Death Sentence
Welter, Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Wetzel, Friedrich - Death Sentence (R&R: 10 Years)
Witteler, Wilhelm - Death Sentence (R&R: 20 Years)
Court:
General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 451115-451213
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Landsberg (satellite camps of KL Dachau)
Crime Date:
4201-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, Jews
Nationality:
Polish, French, Belgian, Russian, Czech, Lithuanian, Italian, German, unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Landsberg
Subject of the proceeding:
Mistreatment and killing of thousands of prisoners from KL Dachau and its out-camps by means of physical abuse, medical experiments, shootings and so on

* Note: Aumeier was sentenced to death by a Polish court in Cracow, 22.12.1947. He was executed in 1948