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

File Number: US448
Review Date:
480206
Case Number: 000-50-5-51 (US vs Anton Klein)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Klein, Anton - Death Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 471022-471024
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: (satellite camp KL Mauthausen) KL Ebensee
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Soviet, Hungarian, French, Czechoslovakian, Polish, Dutch, Italian, unknown
Agency: Prisoner Functionary KL Ebensee
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 hanging of prisoners