Demography of victims of American rapes in Germany

According to military statistics, about the half of all rapists was accused of raping a teenager and brought to court.

One quarter of the victims is not married, one quarter married, four percent are widowed. The marital status of the remaining 45 percent is not known.

The youngest victim who appears in the reports is seven years old and is being infected with gonorrhea during the rape. The oldest victim is 69 years old.

You can find more information about the violence of American troops against civilians in Europe here.


  • Mirjam Gebhardt, “Als die Soldaten kamen“, chapter 3, “Wer schützt uns vor den Amerikanern?” (“Who protects us against the Americans?”)
  • Data file for the diagram