'Dachau Trials'
Trials by U.S. Army Courts in Europe 1945 - 1948

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Case Number: 000-50-5-48 ( US vs Heinz Bollhorst)
Crime Category: War Crimes, NS-Crimes in Detainment Centers

Bollhorst, Heinz - Life Sentence
Court: General Military Government Court at Dachau, Germany, 470926-471001
Country where the crime had been committed: Austria
Crime Location: KL Mauthausen. (satellite camp KL Mauthausen) KL Wiener-Neustadt
Crime Date: 420101-450505
Victim: Prisoners, POW's, Jews
Nationality: Polish, French, Yugoslavian, Dutch, unknown
Agency: Detainment Center Staff KL Mauthausen, 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. Fatal mishandling, shooting and hanging of prisoners, participation in the gassing of prisoners, participation in the transport of prisoners to the Hartheim extermination center ('Aktion 14 f 13')