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

File Number: US405
Review Date:
480112
Case Number: 000-50-5-3 ( US vs Erich Schuettauf et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Grill, Wilhelm - Death Sentence
Hartung, Herbert - Death Sentence - (R&R: Life Sentence)
Heisig, Alfons Hugo - Life Sentence
Jungjohann, Willi - Death Sentence
Schuettauf, Erich [Erick]* - Life Sentence
Tandler, Oskar - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470609-470623
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camps KL Mauthausen) KL Gusen, KL Floridsdorf
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: American, Soviet, Polish, French, Spanish, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen, KL Gusen, KL Floridsdorf
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 and killing of inmates in the Gusen bath house in the stone quarry and elsewhere, gassing of Russian POW's and invalid inmates, shooting of bailed-out American flyers

* Earlier: KL Flossenbürg