Claus von Stauffenberg, the man who tried to kill Hitler on 20 July 1944... He could have saved so many lives. He was executed. I had the Honor to Meet his grandson a Few Times.
Col. Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, the man who carried the bomb inside Hitler's HQ on July 20, 1944 in an unsuccessful attempt to finish the dictator. Stauffenberg was arrested the same day and executed along with some of his co-conspirators in Berlin. In all, some 5,000 people were murdered by the Gestapo and the SS after the attempt. In this photo, the helmeted Stauffenberg poses for the camera on his horse at 17.Cavalry Regiment in Bamberg in 1926.
Claus von Stauffenberg and children
Claus von Stauffenberg : Nazi Germany
Claus von Stauffenberg portrait (1907-1944) Executed for participating in the Valkiri Operation to assassinate Hitler
vonstauffenberg: “ Claus von Stauffenberg. Larger, more detailed version of the photograph for the engineer’s statue. Taken 1939. ”