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

File Number: US324
Review Date:
470910
Case Number:
US324 Case No. 000-50-2-41 (US vs Gottlob Beck et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Baechstaedt [Bächstädt], Heinz Lothar - 1 Year 8 Months (st. 450430)
Beck, Gottlob - 1 Year 8 Months (st. 450503)
Von Haaren, Georg - 2 Years 6 Months (st. 450509)
Hoffmann, Walter - 2 Years (st. 450503)
Horbel, Karl [Kurt] Gustav - 1 Year 8 Months (st. 450510)
Wittmann, Otto - 1 Year 8 Months (st. 450428)
Wolff, Alfred Otto - Acquittal
Zerbian, Friedrich - not served, not tried
Zimpelmann, Friedrich - 2 Years (st. 450502)
Zwick, Matthias - not served, not tried
Court: Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 461227-461230
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location: KL Dachau, KL Radolfzell, KL Augsburg, KL Allach (satellite camps of KL Dachau), evacuation march from KL Allach to Koenigsdorf (27-29 April 1945), prisoner transports from KL Dachau to Gotenhafen (1-3 November 1944), from KL Dachau to KL Auschwitz (4-7 February 1945), from KL Dachau to KL Überlingen (26-28 October 1944), evacuation march from KL Dachau to Bad Tolz (26-29 April 1945), prisoner transport from KL Allach to KL Bergen-Belsen ( 21-25 November 1944)
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Radolfzell, KL Augsburg, KL Allach
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the KL and during the evacuation marches and prisoner transports, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment