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

File Number: US456
Review Date:
480303
Case Number: 000-50-46-5 (US vs Karl Mayer et al)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:

Bergmueller, Josef - Life Sentence
Haensel, Karl - Life Sentence
Jess, Ferdinand - Acquittal
Kirsammer, Hermann - Life Sentence (R&R: 25 Years; st. 471128)
Mayer, Karl* - Life Sentence
Schlundermann, Fritz - 5 Years (st. 450506)
Stelzner, Kurt - 20 Years (st. 451119) (R&R: 10 Years)
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 471110-471128
Country where the crime had been committed: Germany
Crime Location: KL Flossenbürg
Crime Date: 420101-450508
Victim: Prisoners, POW's
Nationality: Soviet, French, Polish, Czechoslovakian, German, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Flossenbürg; Prisoner Functionary
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. Mishandling (partly fatal) of prisoners. Participation in the shooting and hanging of prisoners

* Earlier KL Dachau