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

File Number: US447
Review Date:
480227
Case Number: 000-50-5-50 (US vs Adolf Berg et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Berg, Adolf - 7 Years (st. 450505)
Weidhofer, Karl - 15 Years (st. 470309)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 471103-471110
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camp KL Mauthausen) KL Gusen
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Polish, Italian, Hungarian, French, Spanish, Czechoslovakian, Dutch, Soviet, Belgian, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Gusen; Prisoner Functionary KL Gusen
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. Fatal mishandling and shooting of prisoners