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

File Number: US404
Review Date:
480107
Case Number: 000-50-5-2 (US vs Ernst Walter Dura et al.)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Dura, Ernst Walter - Acquittal
Hoellriegl [Hollriegl], Alois - Death Sentence
Krausz, Alfred - neither served nor tried
Kroner [Kröner], Johan - 20 Years (st. 450719)
Kuhnert, Alfred - 3 Years (st. 450505)
Nitschke, Fritz * - 20 Years (st. 450505)
Schmutzler, Kurt Emil - Death Sentence
Schrader, Otto - 2 Years, 7 Months (st. 450505)
Stier, Ludwig - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470609-470623
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: KL Mauthausen, (satellite camps KL Mauthausen) KL Gusen, KL Wiener-Neudorf, KL Ebensee; evacuation march from KL Wiener-Neudorf to KL Mauthausen (2-12 April 1945)
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Soviet, Polish, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen, KL Gusen, KL Wiener-Neudorf, KL Ebensee
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the concentration camps as well as on the evacuation march, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment. Killing of two escaped Soviet POW's

* Earlier: KL Neuengamme