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

File Number: US426
Review Date:
480301
Case Number: 000-50-5-26 & 000-50-5-27 (US vs Karl Moegie [Moegle] et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Arndt, Hermann Emil - 8 Years (st. 450508)
Fleck, Karl - Life Sentence
Goebel, Bernhard Gerhard - 10 Years (st. 450507)
Grabowski, Johann - neither served nor tried
Kirner, Baptist - 6 Years (st. 450508)
Klapper, Johann Iwan - Life Sentence
Koerner, Max - Life Sentence
Lehmann, Gustav - died prior to the trial
Lutze, Richard- neither served nor tried
Messerschmidt, Julius - neither served nor tried
Moegle, Karl - 4 Years (st. 450505)
Patolla, Leopold - Acquittal
Pfeiffer, Jakob - Life Sentence
Pommerich [Pommrich], Paul - Acquittal
Scheer, Karl Wilhelm- neither served nor tried
Seidl [Seidel], Alois - 3 Years (st. 450507)
Waldheim [Waldhelm], Cyriakus - neither served nor tried
Weber, Ferdinand Alois - neither served nor tried
Wegert, Johann - 3 Years (st. 450507)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470828-470909
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camp KL Mauthausen) KL Melk; evacuation march from KL Melk to KL Ebensee (16 April-3 May 1945)
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Soviet, Polish, Hungarian, Italian, Greek, unknown
Agency:  Detainment Center Staff KL Melk
Subject of the proceeding: Performing guard and supervisory duties in the concentration camp 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. Mishandling (partly fatal) of prisoners. Shooting of prisoners during the evacuation march