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

File Number: US340
Review Date:
470811
Case Number:
000-50-2-59 (US vs Otto Herrloss)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Herrloss, Otto - Acquittal
Gorge, Alfred - not served, not tried
Witt, Heinrich - not served, not tried
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470404-470409
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Kaufering, prisoner transport from KL Auschwitz to KL Kaufering (14 June 1944), evacuation march from KL Kaufering to Karlsfeld (23-27 April 1945)
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's
Nationality:
unknown
Agency: Detainment center staff KL Kaufering
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the KL, as well as on the prisoner transport and the evacuation march, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment