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

File Number: US288
Review Date:
470512
Case Number:
000-50-2-5 (US vs Otto Becker et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Becker, Otto - 1 Year 9 Months
Franzen, Claus - 3 Years
Hoehne, Rudolf Max - 5 Years
Lang, Alois - 2 Years
Lanzl, Michael - 3 Years
Pflaum, Nickolaus - 1 Year 6 Months
Rehhorn, Valentin - not tried for medical reasons
Zerbes, Otmar Martin - 1 Year 6 Months
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461021-461023
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Landsberg (satellite camps KL Dachau)
Crime Date:
420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Landsberg
Subject of the proceeding:
Performing guard duties in the KL and during the evacuation march from KL Landsberg to KL Dachau (28 April 1945), thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment