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

File Number: US396
Review Date:
480123
Case Number: US396 Case No. 000-50-2-116 (US vs Ludwig Silbermann et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Alberth, Ludwig - 10 Years (st. 450502)
Berger, Josef - Acquittal
Deeg, Wilhelm - 4 Years (st. 450507)
Hinterseer, Johann - neither served nor tried

Pahl, Robert - Acquittal
Silbermann, Ludwig - 6 Years (st. 450502)
Trummer, Johann - neither served nor tried
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470723-470724
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Mühldorf, KL Mittergars (satellite camp KL Dachau)
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim: Prisoners, POW's
Nationality: Hungarian, Rumanian, Lithuanian, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mühldorf, KL Mittergars
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the concentration camps, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment. Mishandling of prisoners, in part with fatal results