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

File Number: US429
Review Date:
480227
Case Number: 000-50-5-30 (US vs Bernhard Fernikorn et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Fernikorn, Bernhard - Life Sentence
Freiberger, Hans - neither served nor tried
Gericke, Otto - neither served nor tried
Guttenberger, Hubert Franz - Life Sentence
Hanft, Paul Josef - neither served nor tied
Kestel, Willi - Life Sentence
Moeller, Fritz - 15 Years (st. 450503)
Mohr, Nikolaus - 10 Years (st. 450505)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 471028-471031
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camps KL Mauthausen) KL Gusen, KL St. Georgen
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Polish, French, Belgian, unknown
Agency:  Detainment Center Staff KL Gusen, KL St. Georgen; Civilian
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 (partly fatal) and hanging of prisoners