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

File Number: US398
Review Date:
471110
Case Number: US398 Case No. 000-50-2-118 (US vs Franz Mielenz)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Mielenz, Franz - Death Sentence (R&R: Life Sentence)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470814-470815
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Kaufering
Crime Date: 420101-450429
Victim: Prisoners, POW's
Nationality: Polish, Hungarian, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Kaufering
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