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

File Number: US302
Review Date:
470609
Case Number:
000-50-2-19 (US vs Alois Bloesser et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Bloesser, Alois - 2 Years
Jochimsen, Heinrich - 2 Years
Palm, Heinrich - 2 Years
Press, Oskar - 1 Year 6 Months
Reinert, Josef - 1 Year 6 Months
Richter, Heinrich - 1 Year 6 Months
Schmelz, Karl - 2 Years
Schnitzer, Paul - charges withdrawn

Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461119-461120
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
KL Dachau, KL Landsberg, (satellite camp KL Dachau), prisoner transport from KL Dachau to KL Buchenwald (December 1944)
Crime Date:
420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Landsberg
Subject of the proceeding:
Performing guard and supervisory duties in the KL as well as on the prisoner transport, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment