Werner Seelenbinder - Seelenbinder's illegal activities as a courier and his participation in the Uhrig Group had caught their attention: he was arrested, along with 65 other members of the group, on 4 February 1942 and after being tortured for eight days, and enduring nine camps and prisons for two and half years, he was sentenced to death by the Volksgerichtshof, he was executed for treason on 24 October 1944 at Brandenburg-Görden Prison – he was beheaded with an axe. The imprisonment left…
February Sophie Scholl beheaded in Munich The People’s Court Judge Roland Freisler, sometimes known as ‘Raving Roland’ for his hysterical outbursts in court. He sentenced over people to death in the last three years of the war.
Helmuth Stieff June 1901 – 8 August was a German general and a member of the OKH (German Army Headquarters) during World War II. He took part in attempts by the German resistance to assassinate Adolf Hitler, on 7 July and on 20 July Valkyrie.
"LONG LIVE FREEDOM" the last words of Hans Scholl leader of The White Rose, German anti-Hitler resistance movement. His last words from the guillotine before sentence of death for high treason-executed February
Berthold Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg is tried in the Volksgerichtshof for his part in the failed 20 July 1944 conspiracy against Hitler. (NOTE: Has anyone thought of the retributions of his parents losing two sons each having high ideals against Hitler?