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

File Number: US343
Review Date:
470612
Case Number:
000-50-2-62 (US vs Willi Fisher et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Fischer, Willi - Death Sentence
Jentner, Kurt Walter - 2 Years (st. 450501)
Jorewitz, Josef - Life Sentence
Lippmann, Albert - Acquittal
Schreyer, Martin Philipp - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470226-470306
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Dachau, KL Kaufering, KL Friedrichshafen (satellite camps of KL Dachau), evacuation march from KL Dachau (April 1945), prisoner transports to and from KL Kaufering (1944, 1945), evacuation march from KL Kaufering to Wolfratshausen (April 1945), evacuation march from KL Kaufering to Duchberg [Buckberg ?] (April 1945)
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim:
Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality:
Polish, Soviet, Greek, American, unknown
Agency: Detainment center staff KL Dachau, prisoner functionary (Kapo)
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the KL, as well as on the evacuation marches, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment. Severe mishandling of prisoners resulting in the deaths of many among them. Carrying out of so-called 'invalids' transports' to annihilation centers ('Aktion 14 f 13').