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Prisoner-of-War Cases:
No. 12-355 & 12-356 (US vs. Eduard Hermann et al)

(March 3, 1947)


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File Number: US035
Review Date:
470519
Case Number:
12-355 & 12-356 (US vs. Eduard Hermann et al)
Crime Category:
War Crimes; NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers
Accused:
Hermann, Eduard - Acquittal
Lang, Rupert - Acquittal
Schickler, Karl H. - Acquittal
Heimes, Wilhelm
- Dismissed
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany 470226-470303
Country where the crime had been committed:
Germany
Crime Location:
Gerolstein
Crime Date:
441219-450205
Victim:
POW’s
Nationality:
American
Agency:
Detainment Center Staff of Dulag 977
Subject of the proceeding:
Participation in the subjection of members of the United States Army to mistreatment and cruelties, including starvation, beatings, over-crowding, exposure to diseases and refusal and failure to furnish medical care to the sick and wounded. Several hundred soldiers died as a result of this negligence. Encouraged the forcing of unknown members of the United States Army to perform work directly related to the war operations of the then German Reich


Sources: Universiteit Van Amsterdam

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