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

File Number: US285
Review Date:
Case Number:
000- 50-2-2 (US vs Johann Barzen et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Barzen, Johann - 1 Year, 6 Months
Bauer, Georg - 1 Year, 6 Months
Biber, Josef - 1 Year, 6 Months
Bielz, Johann - 1 Year, 6 Months
Herbert, Josef - 1 Year, 6 Months
Lauter, Franz - 1 Year, 6 Months
Rechner, Paul Hermann - Acquittal
Sehmisch, Herbert - 1 Year, 6 Months
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461016
Country where the crime had been committed:
Crime Location:
KL Dachau, KL Rothschweige, KL Allach, KL Kaufering XI (satellite camps KL Dachau), evacuation march from KL Allach, evacuation march from KL Dachau to Wolfratshausen, evacuation march from KL Kaufering XI to Wolfratshausen
Crime Date:
Prisoners, POW's
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Rothschweige, KL Allach
Subject of the proceeding:
Performing guard duties in the KL and during the time of the evacuation marches at the end of the war, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment.