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

File Number: US411
Review Date:
480315
Case Number: 000-50-5-10 (US vs Georg Bach et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Bach, Georg - 3 Years (st. 450508)
Heinz, Kaspar - Acquittal
Latsel [Latzel], Josef - Life Sentence (R&R: 5 Years; st. 460706)
Navas, Laureano - nolle prosequi
Obermeier, Alois - 10 Years (st. 450509)
Pfaffenberger, Christoph - 10 Years (st. 450508)
Reichert, Ernst - Life Sentence (R&R: 12 Years; st. 460701)
Roeder, Rudolf - Acquittal
Stumpf, Heinrich -10 Years (st. 450505)
Treuer, Wolfgang - not served, not tried
Vaessen, Heinz Martin - 3 Years (st. 450505)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470625-470703
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camp of KL Mauthausen) KL Gusen
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, Jews, POW's
Nationality: Czechoslovakian, Spanish, German, Polish, American, Soviet, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Gusen
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. Partially fatal mishandling and shooting of prisoners. Killing of invalid inmates in the Gusen bath house. Recommending prisoners for punishment