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

File Number: US432
Review Date:
480311
Case Number: 000-50-5-32 (US vs Karl Horcicka et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Beer, Alois - neither served nor tried
Gloeckner, Emil - 10 Years (st. 450514)
Grollmuss, Michael - neither served nor tried
Kurbel, Hans - neither served nor tried
Luechau, Hermann - neither served nor tried
Molitor, Mathias - neither served nor tried
Schilling, Andreas - Death Sentence
Schmitz, Heinrich - 5 Years (st. 450509)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470910-470917
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: KL Mauthausen, (satellite camps KL Mauthausen) KL Ebensee, KL Bretstein, KL Hintzen, KL Wiener Neustadt
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Rumanian, Spanish, Yugoslavian, Czechoslovakian, Polish, Soviet, German, Hungarian, French, Italian, unknown
Agency:  Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen, KL Ebensee, KL Bretstein, KL Hintzen, KL Wiener Neustadt
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) of prisoners. Killing of prisoners by means of lethal injections