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

File Number: US420
Review Date:
480212
Case Number: 000-50-5-20 (US vs Martin Biersack et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Biersack, Martin - nolle prosequi
Buerger, Ernst - Life Sentence
Fulsche, Heinrich - Death Sentence (R&R: disapproval of findings & sentence)
Gleba, Dominik - neither served nor tried
Gross, Ignaz - neither served nor tried
Kiss, Franz - neither served nor tried
Korsitzki, Rene Theodor - Death Sentence
Leffers, Wilhelm - neither served nor tried
Seidl, Max - Death Sentence
Winkler, Kurt - neither served nor tried
Zeitraeg, Albert - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470921-470925
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: KL Mauthausen
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: French, Czechoslovakian, Dutch, Spanish, Soviet, Polish, Yugoslavian, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen; Prisoner Functionary
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 prisoners (Vienna Ditch - Wiener Graben), participation in group executions and gassings