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

File Number: US299
Review Date:
470516
Case Number:
000-50-2-16 (US vs Fritz Leonhardt et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Leonhardt, Fritz [Karl Ludwig] - 2 Years
Link, Jakob - charges withdrawn
Lippert, Erich - 2 Years
Mischowitz [Mischkowitz], Valentin - Acquittal
Obermeier, Alois - 1 Year 6 Months
Orendt, Friedrich - 2 Years
Ott, Josef - 1 Year 6 Months
Rehhorn, Valentin - Acquittal
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461114
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
KL Dachau, KL Landsberg, KL Allach, KL Kaufbeuren, KL Friedrichshafen, KL Roderach, KL Saulgau, KL Überlingen, KL Plansee (Tyrol, Austria) (satellite camps KL Dachau), evacuation march from KL Dachau to Oetzal (24/25 April 1945), evacuation march from KL Allach (26 April 1945)
Crime Date:
420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Landsberg, KL Allach, KL Kaufbeuren, KL Friedrichshafen, KL Roderach, KL Saulgau, KL Ueberlingen, KL Plansee (Tyrol, Austria)
Subject of the proceeding:
Performing guard and supervisory duties in the KL and on the evacuation marches, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment