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Dr. Esther Simpson, OBE MP (1903 - 1996)

"Tess"

Esther Simpson (Tess) was a worker for refugee academics. She was born Esther Sinovitch in Leeds to Lithuanian Jewish immigrant parents. The family name was changed to Simpson by her father, a textile ...

5/23/2017 5/23/2017

George Platt Waller Jr. MP (1889 - 1962)

Defiant Diplomat George Platt Waller: American Consul in Nazi-occupied Luxembourg 1939-1941 by George Platt Waller George Platt Waller Jr. (September 7, 1889 – February 26, 1962) was an American di...

1/29/2009 5/18/2017

Rabbi Chaim Michoel Dov Weissmandel MP (1903 - 1957)

"‎מן המצר-רבי מיכאל דוב ווייסמאנדל"

Rabbi Chaim Michael Dov Weissmandl (1903–1957) (known as Rabbi Michael Ber Weissmandl) was a rabbi and shtadlan who became known for his efforts to save the Jews of Slovakia from extermination at the h...

7/11/2007 5/1/2017

Erich Auer MP (1902 - 1978)

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11/29/2014 3/11/2017

Judith Auer MP (1905 - 1944)

Judith Auer (née Vallentin) (19 September 1905 – 27 October 1944) was a resistance fighter against the Nazi régime in Germany. Auer was born in Zurich. Her father was the communist writer, Erich Va...

11/29/2014 3/11/2017

Alfred Fleischhacker MP (1923 - 2010)

"Fred"

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2/18/2015 3/8/2017

Gerhard Joseph Badrian MP (1905 - 1944)

Kein Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs cf.: &: &:

3/7/2017 3/7/2017

Kurt Bachmann MP (1909 - 1997)

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7/7/2011 3/6/2017

Gilberto Bosques Saldívar (b. Chiautla de Tapia, Puebla, 20 July 1892 – 4 July 1995) was a Mexican career diplomat and before that a combatant in the Mexican Revolution and a leftist legislator. As a c...

9/9/2010 3/5/2017

Dr. jur. Donald Dieter Wolf MP (1912 - 1999)

"Dietrich Donald", "Dieter"

Lived for decades in Elmhurst, NY, but died in Manhattan at Lenox Hill Hospital. cf.: ähnung/wolf-margot/

7/28/2007 2/28/2017

Asael Bielski MP (1908 - 1945)

Asael Bielski (/ˈɑːsɔɪl/ AH-soil; 1908–1945) was the second-in-command of the Bielski partisans during World War II. Early life Asael was the third son of David and Beila Bielski, being about two y...

9/15/2008 2/26/2017

Alexander Zeisal 'Zus' Bielski MP (1912 - 1995)

"Zus"

Postwar portrait of Alexander Bielski, a founding member of the Bielski partisan group. 1945-1948. — US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Moshe Kaganovich Alexander Zeisal 'Zus' Bielski (19 Octo...

9/15/2008 2/26/2017

Lilka Bielski MP (deceased)

9/16/2008 2/26/2017

Tuvia Bielski MP (1906 - 1987)

Tuvia Bielski (May 8, 1906 – June 12, 1987) was the leader of the partisan group the Bielski partisans who were situated in the Naliboki forest in pre-war Poland (now Western Belarus) during World War ...

9/15/2008 2/26/2017

Lucy Nachmann MP (1892 - 1973)

überlebte den Holocaust in diversen Verstecken in Berlin cf.:

2/24/2017 2/24/2017

Erika Lasallia Heymann MP (1895 - 1950)

im Frühjahr 1933 Flucht mit den beiden Kindern nach Amsterdam; dort 1943 im Internierungslager Vught inhaftiert, 1944 wieder entlassen cf.: &:

1/2/2017 1/2/2017

Stefan Heymann MP (1896 - 1967)

"Hermann"

Stefan Heymann (* 14. März 1896 in Mannheim; † 3. Februar 1967 in Ost-Berlin) war ein deutsch-jüdischer Kommunist, Redakteur, KZ-Häftling, Kulturfunktionär der Sozialistischen Einheitspartei Deutschlan...

1/2/2017 1/2/2017

Herbert Michaelis MP (1898 - 1939)

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Michaelis, Herbert geboren am 03. September 1898 in Hamburg / - / Hansestadt Hamburg wohnhaft in Berlin (Charlottenburg) Inhaftierung: 28. März 1937 bis 1...

6/18/2009 11/3/2016

Emma Biermann MP (1914 - 2004)

"Emsch"

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10/17/2011 10/28/2016

László Konrády MP (1907 - 1975)

Righteous Among the Nations Honored by Yad Vashem Dr. László Konrády was a physician who lived in Budapest together with his family. In 1942, Konrády was conscripted into the army and stationed at ...

2/12/2009 10/9/2016

Lagi von Ballestrem, Gräfin MP (1909 - 1955)

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9/30/2016 9/30/2016

Hanna Solf MP (1887 - 1954)

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3/15/2015 9/30/2016

Max Bernheim MP (1916 - 2003)

On May 4, 2003 MAX BERNHEIM beloved husband of Bertha Bernheim (nee Maier), beloved father of Howard S. Bernheim of Owings Mills, MD. and devoted father-in-law of Sandy S. Bernheim, loving grandfather ...

9/20/2008 9/2/2016

Philip Fiszel Bialowitz MP (1929 - 2016)

Philip Bialowitz was the last Polish Jewish survivor of the Sobibor extermination camp. Philip was transported to Sobibor in April 1943 and was a resistance fighter. He quickly heard about his sister...

8/16/2016 8/16/2016

Ernst Strassmann, adopted MP (1897 - 1958)

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8/5/2016 8/5/2016

Wolfgang Havemann, Dr. jur. MP (1914 - 2004)

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10/27/2008 7/20/2016

Artur Samter, Dr. jur. et rer. pol. MP (1886 - 1943)

"Arthur"

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Samter, Arthur Artur geboren am 08. Dezember 1886 in Posen (poln. Poznan) / - / Posen wohnhaft in Naumburg und Berlin (Steglitz) Inhaftierung: März 1933...

12/31/2012 6/6/2016

Helmut Wilhelm Hirsch MP (1916 - 1937)

"Helle"

cf.: &: Helmut Hirsch, a young Jew of twenty was caught with a revolver and a suitcase on bombs. He was charged with intent to assassinate Streicher. He was then tried and sentenced to death....

4/4/2012 5/26/2016

Dagobert Lubinski MP (1893 - 1943)

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Lubinski, Dagobert geboren am 17. Juli 1893 in Breslau / - / Schlesien wohnhaft in Düsseldorf Inhaftierung: 01. März 1933 - 13. Dezember 1933, Börgermoo...

4/2/2016 4/2/2016

Gerhard Leo MP (1923 - 2009)

Gerhard Leo (* 8. Juni 1923 in Berlin; † 14. September 2009 ebenda) war ein deutscher Journalist und Kämpfer der französischen Résistance. Gerhard Leo stammt aus einer jüdischen Familie, die nach der...

5/2/2013 4/2/2016

Hermann Ohletz MP (1888 - 1956)

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2/7/2009 3/16/2016

Heinz Neumann MP (1902 - 1937)

Heinz Neumann (6 July 1902 – 26 November 1937) was a German politician from the Communist Party (KPD) and a journalist. He was a member of the Comintern, editor in chief of the party newspaper Die Ro...

7/22/2011 2/21/2016

Lisette Babette* Gross MP (1898 - 1990)

nach 1933 Flucht mit ihrem Lebensgefährten Willi Münzenberg nach Paris; 1940 zeitweise im Internierungslager Gurs gefangen, gelang ihr die Flucht über Portugal nach Mexiko; 1947 Rückkehr nach Deutschla...

11/9/2014 2/21/2016

Willi Münzenberg MP (1889 - 1940)

cf.: &: ünzenberg

2/21/2016 2/21/2016

Robert Serebrenik MP (1902 - 1965)

Congregation Ramath Orah has a unique legacy among Upper West Side synagogues. Founded in 1941 by Rabbi Dr. Robert Serebrenik, the synagogue’s original congregation was comprised of 61 refugees from Lu...

8/22/2015 11/19/2015

Max Kahn MP (1892 - 1944)

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10/23/2014 11/19/2015

Harnack war ein Sohn des Literaturwissenschaftlers Otto Harnack und der Malerin Clara Harnack, geb. Reichau und ein Neffe des Theologen Adolf von Harnack. Er war der ältere Bruder des Regisseurs und Dr...

8/11/2013 7/20/2015

Juta Hartman MP (1922 - 2015)

"Yehudit"

Her heroism in the Warsaw Ghetto, in her own words: Movie #1 Movie #2 Movie #3 Text by her granddaughter Noy Ghetto Warshaw uprising - the untold story

5/9/2009 5/24/2015

Lygia Prestes MP (1913 - 2007)

Morre Lygia Prestes, grande combatente comunista 2 de outubro de 2007 Faleceu no dia 28 de setembro, na cidade do Rio de Janeiro, aos 94 anos, Lygia Prestes, irmã mais moça de Luiz Carlos Prestes. ...

3/25/2012 5/24/2015

Leocádia Prestes MP (1874 - 1943)

Leocádia Felizardo Prestes nasceu no dia 11 de maio de 1874, em Porto Alegre, Estado do Rio Grande do Sul. Seu pai, Joaquim José Felizardo, abastado comerciante, foi um homem culto, de idéias liberai...

3/22/2012 5/24/2015

Jan Karski MP (1914 - 2000)

Jan Karski , właściwie Jan Romuald Kozielewski, pseudonim Witold (ur. 24 czerwca 1914 w Łodzi, zm. 13 lipca 2000 w Waszyngtonie) – obywatel Polski i Stanów Zjednoczonych, honorowy obywatel Izraela, pra...

5/8/2015 5/8/2015

Bronisław Stawarski MP (1903 - 1942)

Małżeństwo Stawarskich mieszkało w czasie okupacji niemieckiej w Sieniawie. Od lata 1941 r. do 23 grudnia 1942 r. w specjalnie przygotowanej kryjówce ukrywali zaprzyjaźnioną żydowską rodzinę Singerów. ...

12/4/2012 5/7/2015

Dirk Boonstra MP (1893 - 1944)

Dirk Boonstra was a police commander for the village of Grijpskerk in the Netherlands during World War II. It was for his actions here in refusing to carry out an order to round up the remaining Dutch ...

4/16/2015 4/16/2015

Gilberto Bosques Saldivar MP (1892 - 1995)

Gilberto Bosques Saldivar has never been the subject of a major motion picture by Steven Spielberg. American history books seldom, if ever, mention his name, and he does not have his own Wikipedia page...

11/26/2014 4/10/2015

Capitão Barros Basto MP (1887 - 1961)

"Abraham Israel Brandon Ben-Rosh"

Arthur Carlos de Barros Basto (Jewish name: Abraham Israel Ben-Rosh) (b.1887-d.1961), the Apostle of the Marranos who has become known as the Portuguese Dreyfus was a decorated Portuguese military offi...

7/11/2012 4/10/2015

Angelo Mordechai Donati MP (1885 - 1960)

Cavalier Angelo Donati (February 3, 1885 – December 30, 1960) was a Jewish Italian banker and philanthropist, and a diplomat of San Marino Republic in Paris. Donati was born in Modena. Himself of J...

12/18/2011 4/9/2015

Jean Pierre Bloch, sr MP (1905 - 1999)

Jean Pierre-Bloch (14 avril 1905 à Paris - 17 mars 1999 à Paris) est un homme politique socialiste, un résistant français de la Seconde Guerre mondiale et un militant ardent contre l'antisémitisme. Apr...

2/1/2015 2/10/2015

Eugen Nerdinger MP (1910 - 1991)

Eugen Nerdinger (* 26. Januar 1910 in Augsburg; † 8. August 1991 in Augsburg), war Schrift- und Buchgestalter, Gebrauchsgrafiker und Leiter der Augsburger Werkkunstschule. Als Sozialdemokrat gehörte er...

1/26/2015 1/26/2015

Pfr. August Froehlich MP (1891 - 1942)

August Froehlich August Froehlich (26 January 1891 – 22 June 1942) was a German Roman Catholic priest. In his pastoral activity he opposed National Socialism. He stood up for rights of German Catholi...

1/26/2015 1/26/2015

José Aboulker MP (1920 - 2009)

José Aboulker (5 March 1920 – 17 November 2009) was a member of the anti-Nazi resistance who co-founded a resistance network in Algiers in World War II and emerged as one of the main leaders of the res...

3/25/2013 1/25/2015

Erich Klausener Erich Klausener (January 25, 1885 – June 30, 1934) was a German Catholic politician who was murdered in the Night of the Long Knives as the Nazis purged their opponents. Born in Düs...

1/25/2015 1/25/2015

Helmuth Hübener MP (1925 - 1942)

Helmuth Günther Guddat Hübener, (8 January 1925 – 27 October 1942), was one of the youngest opponents of the Third Reich to be sentenced to death by the Volksgerichtshof and executed.[1] Hübener came...

10/1/2014 10/5/2014

Moses was a member of the committee of sixteen rabbis involved in instigating the Warsaw Ghetto uprising.

3/27/2009 9/26/2014

Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty , AD (28 February 1898 – 30 October 1963) was an Irish Roman Catholic priest and senior official of the Roman Curia, and significant figure in Catholic resistance to Nazism. D...

9/20/2014 9/20/2014

Pastor André Trocmé MP (1901 - 1971)

André Trocmé and his wife Magda Trocmé (A.T., April 7, 1901 – June 5, 1971) (M.T., née Grilli di Cortona, November 2, 1901, Florence, Italy – October 10, 1996) are a French couple designated "Righteous...

8/23/2013 9/20/2014

Magda Elisa Larissa Trocmé MP (1901 - 1996)

André Trocmé and his wife Magda Trocmé (A.T., April 7, 1901 – June 5, 1971) (M.T., née Grilli di Cortona, November 2, 1901, Florence, Italy – October 10, 1996) are a French couple designated "Righteous...

9/15/2012 9/20/2014

Albert Göring MP (1895 - 1966)

Albert Günther Göring (9 March 1895 - 20 December 1966) was a German businessman, notable for helping Jews and dissidents survive in Germany in World War II. His older brother, Hermann Göring, was the ...

1/26/2012 9/20/2014

Eduardo Propper de Callejon MP (1895 - c.1972)

"Eduardo Propper y de la Callejon"

Yad Vashem award Eduardo Propper de Callejón (1895–1972) was a Spanish diplomat who is mainly remembered for having facilitated the escape of thousands of Jews from occupied France during World War I...

1/28/2009 9/20/2014

Per* Johan Valentin Anger MP (1913 - 2002)

Per Anger in the Jewish Virtual Library. Per Johan Valentin Anger (7 December 1913 – 25 August 2002) was a Swedish diplomat. Anger was Raoul Wallenbergs co-worker at the Swedish legation in Budapest ...

7/21/2014 9/20/2014

Arno Lustiger MP (1924 - 2012)

Arno Lustiger (May 7, 1924 – May 15, 2012) was a German historian and author of Jewish origin. Lustiger made significant contributions to research and document the history of Jewish resistance under Na...

9/17/2014 9/17/2014

Primo Levi MP (1919 - 1987)

The International Primo Levi Studies Center Turin Primo Levi Center New York Primo Michele Levi (I31 July 1919 – 11 April 1987) was an Italian Jewish chemist and writer. He was the author of seve...

2/2/2011 7/6/2014

Olga Benario Prestes MP (1908 - 1942)

"Olga Benario"

Olga was born in Munich as Olga Gutmann Benário, to a Jewish family. Her father, Leo Benário, was a Social-Democrat lawyer, and her mother, Eugenie (Gutmann), was a member of Bavarian high-society. In ...

3/23/2012 6/10/2014

Herbert Baum MP (1912 - 1942)

See the book, Berlin Ghetto: Herbert Baum and the Anti-Fascist Resistance , by Eric Brothers. Herbert Baum (February 10, 1912 – June 11, 1942) was a Jewish member of the German resistance against Nat...

9/11/2010 6/9/2014

The Gaon from Warsaw Rabbi Menachem Ziemba MP (1883 - c.1943)

"רבי מנחם זעמבא", "Rabbi Menachem Zemba", "Rabbi Menachem Ziemba"

Rabbi Menachem Ziemba (1883–1943) מנחם זמבה was a distinguished pre-World War II Rabbi, known as a Talmudic genius and prodigy. He was gunned down by the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto. Rabbi Ziemba was ...

4/26/2008 5/22/2014

Rabbi Dr. Abraham Klausner MP (1915 - 2007)

"Abe", "Abraham Klausner"

Abraham Judah Klausner (April 27, 1915 – June 28, 2007) was a Reform rabbi and United States Army captain and chaplain who became a “father figure” for the more than 30,000 emaciated survivors found at...

2/19/2009 1/27/2014

Saly Mayer MP (1882 - 1950)

Hohenems Genealogy See complete family Saly Mayer , Swiss Jewish leader whose skilled negotiations during World War II saved the lives of 200,000 Hungarian Jews about to be deported by the Nazis to e...

12/18/2013 12/18/2013

Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist-Schmenzin (10 July 1922 – 8 March 2013) was a German Army officer in World War II, and later worked as a publisher. A member of the von Kleist family, his parents were activ...

3/12/2013 11/18/2013

Ewald von Kleist-Schmenzin (22 March 1890 – 9 April 1945) was a lawyer, a conservative politician, opponent of Nazism and a member of the July 20 Plot to assassinate Hitler, for which he was executed...

12/29/2012 11/18/2013

Święty Maksymilian Kolbe MP (1894 - 1941)

"Maksymilian Maria Kolbe"

Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe , O.F.M. Conv., (Polish: Maksymilian Maria Kolbe [maksɨˌmilian ˌmarja ˈkɔlbɛ]; 8 January 1894 – 14 August 1941) was a Polish Conventual Franciscan friar, who volunteered to...

8/19/2013 11/13/2013

Pieternella Wilhelmina Van Rangelrooy MP (1912 - 2013)

"Nell"

Pieternella Wilhelmina Van Rangelrooy died in Melbourne aged 101. VAN RANGELROOY Pieternella Wilhelmina (Nell) Peacefully at the Mews Aged Care Camberwell on October 16, 2013. Loving wife of ...

11/13/2013 11/13/2013

Irena Sendlerowa MP (1910 - 2008)

3/23/2013 9/17/2013

Mildred Fish-Harnack (16 September 1902 – 16 February 1943) was an American-German literary historian, translator, and German Resistance fighter in Nazi Germany. Life in the United States Mildred E...

4/2/2010 8/11/2013

Telford Taylor MP (1908 - 1998)

Telford Taylor was an American lawyer best known for his role in the Counsel for the Prosecution at the Nuremberg Trials after World War II, his opposition to Senator Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s, and ...

2/23/2009 8/9/2013

Rabbi Dr Solomon Schonfeld MP (1912 - 1984)

Rabbi Dr Solomon Schonfeld (February 21, 1912 - February 6, 1984) was a British rabbi who is heralded as one of the most remarkable, yet least known of the Holocaust heroes. Schonfeld studied at the ...

9/6/2007 7/17/2013

Harro Schulze-Boysen MP (1909 - 1942)

Heinz Harro Max Wilhelm Georg Schulze-Boysen (2 September 1909 – 22 December 1942) was a German officer, commentator, and German Resistance fighter against German dictator Adolf Hitler's Nazi régime....

12/18/2012 7/16/2013

Libertas Schulze-Boysen MP (1913 - 1942)

Libertas Schulze-Boysen, born Libertas Viktoria Haas-Heye (November 20, 1913 in Paris – December 22, 1942 in Berlin-Plötzensee) was a German opponent of the Nazis who belonged to the Red Orchestra ...

2/28/2011 7/16/2013

Marion Yorck von Wartenburg MP (1904 - 2007)

"Marion Yorck von Wartenburg"

Marion Gräfin Yorck von Wartenburg (June 14, 1904 – April 13, 2007) was a German jurist and judge. She was a resistance fighter against the Nazis and member of the Kreisau Circle. Yorck was born Ma...

7/15/2013 7/15/2013

Yorck von Wartenburg MP (1904 - 1944)

Peter Graf Yorck von Wartenburg (13 November 1904 – 8 August 1944) was a German jurist and a member of the German Resistance against Nazism. Biography Yorck was born in Klein-Öls near Ohlau in th...

7/15/2013 7/15/2013

Georg von Boeselager MP (1915 - 1944)

Georg Freiherr von Boeselager (25 August 1915 – 29 August 1944) was a German nobleman and an officer of the Wehrmacht, who ultimately reached the rank of Colonel (Oberst) of Cavalry. Along with his...

5/30/2010 7/15/2013

Philipp Frhr. von Böselager MP (1917 - 2008)

Oberstleutnant Philipp Freiherr von Boeselager (6 September 1917 – 1 May 2008) was the second-to-last surviving member of the July 20 Plot, a conspiracy among high-ranking Wehrmacht officers to assas...

5/30/2010 7/15/2013

Max Ulrich Graf von Drechsel MP (1911 - 1944)

After successfully completing law studies and the first state law examination in Bavaria, Max Ulrich Graf von Drechsel decided to become a career military officer in 1934. Severely wounded in Afric...

6/24/2013 7/15/2013

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 no...

7/12/2013 7/12/2013

Henning von Tresckow MP (1901 - 1944)

Herrmann Karl Robert "Henning" von Tresckow (January 10, 1901 – July 21, 1944) was a Generalmajor in the German Wehrmacht who organized German resistance against Adolf Hitler. He attempted to ass...

7/12/2013 7/12/2013

Adam von Trott zu Solz (9 August 1909 – 26 August 1944) was a German lawyer and diplomat who was involved in the conservative opposition to the Nazi regime, and who played a central part in the 20 Ju...

7/12/2013 7/12/2013

The Blessed Clemens August Graf von Galen MP (1878 - 1946)

"Graf Klemens August van Galen Cardinal", "Bishop of Münster 1933-1946"

The Blessed Clemens August Graf von Galen (March 16, 1878 – March 22, 1946) was a German count, Bishop of Münster, and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. Born into a venerable noble family, v...

2/4/2013 7/11/2013

Ulrich-Wilhelm Graf Schwerin von Schwanenfeld (21 December 1902 – 8 September 1944) was a German landowner, officer, and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime. Biography Count Schwerin von...

9/13/2011 7/11/2013

Hans* Fritz Scholl MP (1918 - 1943)

Hans Scholl Hans Fritz Scholl (22 September 1918 – 22 February 1943) was a founding member of the White Rose resistance movement in Nazi Germany. Scholl was born in Ingersheim (now a part of Crails...

5/15/2012 7/11/2013

Sophie Scholl MP (1921 - 1943)

English: Sophie Scholl= Sophia Magdalena Scholl (9 May 1921 – 22 February 1943) was a German student, active within the White Rose non-violent resistance group in Nazi Germany. She was convic...

5/15/2012 7/11/2013

Albrecht* Georg Haushofer MP (1903 - 1945)

Albrecht Georg Haushofer (7 January 1903, Munich - 23 April 1945 Berlin) was a German geographer, diplomat, author and opponent of Nazism. Albrecht Haushofer's father was the retired General and ...

2/7/2009 7/10/2013

Ernst* Wolf von Harnack MP (1888 - 1945)

Ernst Wolf Alexander Oskar Harnack (15 July 1888 – 5 March 1945), granted the title von Harnack in 1914, was an official of the Prussian provincial government, a German politician, and a German Resis...

8/11/2011 7/10/2013

Karl Ludwig Freiherr von und zu Guttenberg (22 March 1902, Bad Neustadt an der Saale, Lower Franconia - 23/24 April 1945) The von Guttenberg family originates back to 1149 in Franconia (northern ...

3/2/2013 7/10/2013

Hans Bernd von Haeften MP (1905 - 1944)

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. Haeften was born in Berlin to Agnes (née von B...

12/27/2010 7/10/2013

Hans von Dohnányi MP (1902 - 1945)

Hans von Dohnányi (1 January 1902 – 8 or 9 April 1945) was a German jurist, rescuer of Jews, and German resistance fighter against the Nazi régime. Early life Hans von Dohnányi was born to the Hu...

10/29/2010 7/10/2013

Heinrich Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten (15 October 1882 – 14 September 1944) was a German major general and resistance fighter in the July 20 Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler at the Wolf's...

3/1/2013 7/10/2013

Axel von dem Bussche-Streithorst MP (1919 - 1993)

"Axel von dem Bussche"

Axel Freiherr (Baron) von dem Bussche-Streithorst[1] (24 April 1919 - 26 January 1993), usually referred to as Axel von dem Bussche in English, was a German nobleman, professional Army officer and me...

1/13/2009 7/10/2013

Eduard Brücklmeier MP (1903 - 1944)

Eduard Brücklmeier was executed for his involvement in the July 20 plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler. Eduard Robert Wolfgang Brücklmeier (8 June 1903 – 20 October 1944) was a German diplomat and res...

8/24/2010 7/10/2013

Klaus Hans Martin Bonhoeffer MP (1901 - 1945)

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. Klaus Bonhoeffer was b...

4/18/2008 7/10/2013

Count Gottfried von Bismarck-Schönhausen (9 March 1901 – 14 September 1949) was a German politician and German Resistance figure. Born in Berlin, he was a grandson of the Chancellor Otto von Bismar...

7/18/2009 7/10/2013

Freya von Moltke Anti-Nazi resister dies in Vermont at 98 The Associated Press NORWICH, Vt. - Freya von Moltke, a prominent member of the anti-Nazi resistance in World War II, has died at the a...

5/4/2009 7/10/2013

Helmuth James Graf von Moltke (11 March 1907 – 23 January 1945) was a German jurist who, as a draftee in the German Abwehr, acted to subvert German human-rights abuses of people in territories ...

1/27/2010 7/10/2013