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

File Number: US332
Review Date:
470909
Case Number:
US332 Case No. 000-50-2-49 (US vs Valentin Forster et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Forster, Valentin - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450503)
Nazel, Gustav - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450501)
Reinhart, Xaver - 1 Year 10 Months (st. 450505)
Schneider, Oskar - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450508)
Steinmann, Wilhelm - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450504)
Wacker, Erich - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450502)
Walter, Wilhelm - 2 Years 6 Months (st. 450706)
Weller, Friedrich - 1 Year 9 Months (st. 450504)
Winter, Gotfried Adam - nolle prosequi
Court: Intermediate Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470109
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location: KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Allach (satellite camps of KL Dachau), evacuation marches from KL Kaufering to KL Dachau (23-25 April 1945 and 25-27 April 1945), prisoner transport from KL Dachau to KL Kempten (5-6-October 1944), and from KL Dachau to KL Wasseralfingen (28-30 October 1944), evacuation march from KL Kaufering to Wolfratshausen (24-30 April 1945)
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Dachau, KL Allach, KL Kaufering
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