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

File Number: US305
Review Date:
470612
Case Number:
000-50-2-22 (US vs Ernst Angerer et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Angerer, Ernst - 25 Years (st. 450518)
Frohnapfel, Franz - Death Sentence
Hipp, Alois - Death Sentence
Wipplinger, Alois
- served, not tried
Court:
Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461126-461203
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
KL Dachau
Crime Date:
420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
Soviet, Luxemburg, Polish, unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau
Subject of the proceeding:
Performing guard and supervisory duties in KL Dachau, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment. Personal participation in the execution of thousands ("five to six thousand") of Soviet POW's in 1941/1942 ("festival of rifle-men"). Participation in hangings of Soviet POW's and Luxemburg prisoners. Participation in beatings during interrogations and in various other forms of mistreatment of prisoners