Executed members of the 20 July plot

2017-08-02T01:36:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Joachim Meichssner, Theodor Strünck, Ulrich Wilhelm Graf Schwerin von Schwanenfeld, Hans-Jürgen von Blumenthal, Alfred Kranzfelder, Fritz Thiele, Gustav Heistermann von Ziehlberg, Hermann Josef Wehrle, Albrecht Haushofer, Eduard Brücklmeier, Otto Kiep, Nikolaus Gross, Heinrich Graf von Lehndorff-Steinort, Klaus Bonhoeffer, Helmuth Stieff, Albrecht von Hagen, Friedrich von Rabenau, Friedrich Gustav Jaeger, Ludwig Schwamb, Karl Ernst Rahtgens, Nikolaus von Üxküll-Gyllenband, Elisabeth von Thadden, Caesar von Hofacker, Hans John, Hans Otfried von Linstow, Otto Herfurth, Hans Otto Erdmann, Rüdiger Schleicher, Walter Cramer, Eberhard Finckh, Hermann Maaß, Heinrich Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten, Karl Sack, Robert Bernardis, Ewald von Kleist-Schmenzin, Erwin Planck, Friedrich Klausing, Michael Graf von Matuschka, Ferdinand von Lüninck, Günther Smend, Ernst Schneppenhorst, Hans Georg Klamroth, Roland von Hößlin, Ernst Munzinger, Hans Bernd von Haeften, Karl Freiherr von Thüngen, Hasso von Boehmer, Adolf Reichwein, Wolf-Heinrich Graf von Helldorff, Alfred Delp, Peter Yorck von Wartenburg, Berthold Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, Anton Saefkow flashcards Executed members of the 20 July plot
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  • Joachim Meichssner
    Joachim Meichssner (4 April 1906 – 29 September 1944) was a German officer and member of the Resistance against the Nazi régime.
  • Theodor Strünck
    Theodor Strünck (7 April 1895, Pries - 9 April 1945, Flossenbürg concentration camp) was a German lawyer and resistance worker, involved in the July 20 plot.
  • Ulrich Wilhelm Graf Schwerin von Schwanenfeld
    Ulrich-Wilhelm Graf Schwerin von Schwanenfeld (21 December 1902 – 8 September 1944) was a German landowner, officer, and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime.
  • Hans-Jürgen von Blumenthal
    Hans-Jürgen Graf von Blumenthal (February 23, 1907 – October 13, 1944) was a German aristocrat and Army officer in the Second World War who was executed by the Nazi régime for his role in the July 20 Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
  • Alfred Kranzfelder
    Alfred Kranzfelder (10 February 1908 – 10 August 1944) was a German naval officer and a member of the German resistance against Adolf Hitler's Nazi regime.
  • Fritz Thiele
    General Fritz Thiele (14 April 1894 – 4 September 1944) was a member of the German resistance who served as the communications chief of the German Army during World War II.
  • Gustav Heistermann von Ziehlberg
    Gustav Dietrich Adolf Heisterman(n) von Ziehlberg (10 December 1898 – 2 February 1945) was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the German Wehrmacht armed forces during World War II.
  • Hermann Josef Wehrle
    Hermann Josef Wehrle (26 July 1899–14 September 1944) was a German Catholic priest who was killed after the 20 July plot.
  • Albrecht Haushofer
    Albrecht Georg Haushofer (7 January 1903 – 23 April 1945) was a German geographer, diplomat, author and member of the German Resistance to Nazism.
  • Eduard Brücklmeier
    Eduard Robert Wolfgang Brücklmeier (8 June 1903 – 20 October 1944) was a German diplomat and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime, who was executed as a result of his association with the 20 July Plot.
  • Otto Kiep
    Otto Carl Kiep (7 July 1886 – 23 August 1944) was the Chief of the Reich Press Office (Reichspresseamt).
  • Nikolaus Gross
    Nikolaus Gross (German:Groß) (30 September 1898 – 23 January 1945) was a German resistance fighter and labor union leader in the time of the Third Reich who was later beatified by Pope John Paul II at St.
  • Heinrich Graf von Lehndorff-Steinort
    Heinrich Ahasverus Graf von Lehndorff-Steinort (22 June 1909 – 4 September 1944) was a member of the July 20 plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
  • Klaus Bonhoeffer
    Klaus Bonhoeffer (5 January 1901 – 23 April 1945) was a German jurist and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime who was executed after the July 1944 plot to kill Hitler.
  • Helmuth Stieff
    Helmuth Stieff (6 June 1901 – 8 August 1944) was a German general and a member of the OKH (German Army Headquarters) during World War II.
  • Albrecht von Hagen
    Albrecht von Hagen (11 March 1904 – 8 August 1944) was a German jurist and a resistance fighter in the time of the Third Reich.
  • Friedrich von Rabenau
    Friedrich von Rabenau (10 October 1884 – 15 April 1945) was a German career-soldier, general, theologian, and opponent of National Socialism.
  • Friedrich Gustav Jaeger
    Friedrich Gustav Jaeger (25 September 1895 – 21 August 1944) was a resistance fighter in Nazi Germany and a member of the 20 July Plot.
  • Ludwig Schwamb
    Ludwig Schwamb (30 July 1890 in Undenheim – 23 January 1945 in Berlin) was a social-democratic jurist and politician who fought against the Nazi dictatorship in Germany as a member of the Kreisau Circle motivated by his Christian beliefs, and as a close colleague of Wilhelm Leuschner, which led to his execution as a resistance fighter.
  • Karl Ernst Rahtgens
    Karl Ernst Rahtgens (27 August 1908 – 30 August 1944) was a German officer in the Wehrmacht during World War II, and an active resistance fighter against the Nazi régime.
  • Nikolaus von Üxküll-Gyllenband
    Nikolaus Graf von Üxküll-Gyllenband (14 February 1877 – 14 September 1944) was a German businessman who took part in the 20 July plot.
  • Elisabeth von Thadden
    Elisabeth Adelheid Hildegard von Thadden (29 July 1890 in Mohrungen, East Prussia, now Morąg, Poland – 8 September 1944 in Berlin, executed) was a German educator who founded a private school that now bears her name, and an outspoken critic of the Nazi régime.
  • Caesar von Hofacker
    Caesar von Hofacker (sometimes Cäsar) (2 March 1896 – 20 December 1944) was a German Luftwaffe Lieutenant Colonel and member of the 20 July plot against Adolf Hitler.
  • Hans John
    Hans John (August 1, 1911 – April 23, 1945) was a German lawyer and World War II resistance figure.
  • Hans Otfried von Linstow
    Hans Otfried von Linstow, (16 March 1899 – 30 August 1944) was a German Colonel.
  • Otto Herfurth
    Otto Herfurth (22 January 1893 – 29 September 1944) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II.
  • Hans Otto Erdmann
    Hans Otto Erdmann (18 December 1896 - 4 September 1944) was a German Wehrmacht officer, and member of the German Resistance.
  • Rüdiger Schleicher
    Rüdiger Schleicher (14 January 1895 – 23 April 1945) was a German resistance fighter against National Socialism.
  • Walter Cramer
    Wilhelm Bernardo Walter Cramer (1 May 1886, Leipzig, Kingdom of Saxony – 14 November 1944, Berlin) was a German businessman from Leipzig and a member of the failed 20 July Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler at the Wolf's Lair in East Prussia.
  • Eberhard Finckh
    Colonel Eberhard Finckh (7 November 1899 - 30 August 1944) was a German army officer who was a colonel on the general staff of the German army, a longtime opponent of Nazism and a member of the German resistance to Adolf Hitler’s regime.
  • Hermann Maaß
    Hermann Maaß (23 October 1897 – 20 October 1944) was a German member of the Resistance against the Nazi régime.
  • Heinrich Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten
    Heinrich Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten (15 October 1882 – 14 September 1944) was a German major general and resistance fighter in the 20 July Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler at the Wolf's Lair in East Prussia.
  • Karl Sack
    Karl Sack (born June 9, 1896 in Bosenheim (now Bad Kreuznach), executed April 9, 1945 in Flossenbürg concentration camp) was a German jurist and member of the resistance movement during World War II.
  • Robert Bernardis
    Robert Bernardis (7 August 1908 in Innsbruck – 8 August 1944 in Berlin-Plötzensee) was an Austrian resistance fighter involved in the attempt to kill German dictator Adolf Hitler in the 20 July Plot in 1944.
  • Ewald von Kleist-Schmenzin
    Ewald von Kleist-Schmenzin was the son of the Royal Prussian Rittmeister Hermann von Kleist (1849–1913) and his wife Elisabeth (Lili) (1863–1945).
  • Erwin Planck
    Erwin Planck (12 March 1893 – 23 January 1945) was a German politician, and a resistance fighter in the Third Reich.
  • Friedrich Klausing
    Friedrich Karl Klausing (24 May 1920 – 8 August 1944) was a resistance fighter in Nazi Germany, and one of the 20 July Plotters.
  • Michael Graf von Matuschka
    Michael Graf von Matuschka (29 September 1888–14 September 1944) was a German politician who took part in the July 20 plot.
  • Ferdinand von Lüninck
    Ferdinand Joseph Meinolph Anton Maria Freiherr von Lüninck (3 August 1888 – 14 November 1944) was a German landowner and officer.
  • Günther Smend
    Günther Smend (29 November 1912 – 8 September 1944) was a German officer and a member of the resistance involved in the July 20 Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
  • Ernst Schneppenhorst
    Ernst Wilhelm Schneppenhorst (born 19 April 1881 – 24 April 1945) was a Bavarian politician of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD).
  • Hans Georg Klamroth
    Johannes "Hans" Georg Klamroth (12 October 1898, Halberstadt – 26 August 1944) was, by his knowledge of the plans through distant relatives and his son-in-law Lieutenant-Colonel Bernhard Klamroth, involved in the July 20 Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
  • Roland von Hößlin
    Roland-Heinrich von Hößlin, or Hösslin (21 February 1915 – 13 October 1944) was a German Wehrmacht officer and resistance fighter in the time of the Third Reich.
  • Ernst Munzinger
    Ernst Gustav Adolf Munzinger (6 July 1887 – 23 April 1945) was a German businessman and Lieutenant Colonel in Army intelligence.
  • Hans Bernd von Haeften
    Hans-Bernd August Gustav von Haeften (18 December 1905 – 15 August 1944) was a German jurist and member of the German Resistance against Adolf Hitler.
  • Karl Freiherr von Thüngen
    Lieutenant General Karl Freiherr von Thüngen (26 June 1893 – 24 October 1944) was a German army officer who was the inspector of the army in Berlin andwas executed after the failed July 20 Plot in 1944.
  • Hasso von Boehmer
    Hasso von Boehmer (9 August 1904 – 5 March 1945) was a German Lieutenant Colonel on the General Staff and one of the 20 July Plotters.
  • Adolf Reichwein
    Adolf Reichwein (3 October 1898 – 20 October 1944) was a German educator, economist, and cultural policymaker for the SPD.
  • Wolf-Heinrich Graf von Helldorff
    Wolf-Heinrich Graf von Helldorff (14 October 1896 – 15 August 1944) was a German police official and politician, who served as a Member of the Prussian Parliament during the Weimar Republic, as a Member of the German Parliament for the Nazi Party from 1933 and as president of police in Potsdam and Berlin.
  • Alfred Delp
    Alfred Delp, S.J.
  • Peter Yorck von Wartenburg
    Peter Graf Yorck von Wartenburg (13 November 1904 – 8 August 1944) was a German jurist and a member of the German Resistance against Nazism.
  • Berthold Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
    Berthold Alfred Maria Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg (15 March 1905, Stuttgart – 10 August 1944, Berlin-Plötzensee) was a German aristocrat and lawyer who was a key conspirator in the plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler on 20 July 1944, alongside his younger brother, Colonel Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg.
  • Anton Saefkow
    Anton Emil Hermann Saefkow (22 July 1903 in Berlin – 18 September 1944 in Brandenburg an der Havel, executed) was a German Communist and a resistance fighter against the National Socialist régime.