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

File Number: US422
Review Date:
480305
Case Number: 000-50-5-22 (US vs Peter Baerens et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Antis, Josef - 5 Years (st. 450815)
Baerens, Peter - Life Sentence
Bloh, Josef - 30 Years (st. 450508) (R&R: 3 Years)
Diener, Adam - Acquittal
Giessrigl, Karl - Life Sentence
Gretsch, Johann - Acquittal
Hehl, Philipp - 25 Years (st. 450628) (R&R: 3 Years)
Kirschbichler, Ernst - 10 Years (st. 470313)
Mueck, Rudolf - 25 Years (st. 450505)
Pusitz, Michael Peter - 20 Years (st. 450601)
Reinsdorff, Werner - Life Sentence
Ullmann, Hans - nolle prosequi
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 471008-471024
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: KL Mauthausen, KL Melk
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Yugoslavian, Italian, Soviet, French, Polish, Italian, Hungarian, Czechoslovakian, Belgian, Austrian, German, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen, KL Melk; Prisoner Functionary
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the concentration camp, thereby participating in the subjection of POW's and civilian nationals of nations at war with Germany to cruelties and mistreatment. Mishandling (partly fatal) of prisoners, gassings and shootings of prisoners