Claus von Stauffenberg, who was behind the 1944 plot to kill Hitler. He was executed and deemed a traitor until later years when Germans build a memorial to him and the others behind the attempt to save Germany from the annihilation under Hitler.
Vintage hero: Klaus von Stauffenberg was one of the main figures within the German Resistance Movement during World War II. He was put to death by the Nazis after an unsuccessful attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler during Operation Valkyrie.
21 Jul German Lieutenant Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg (left) is executed in Berlin, along with three others, in the aftermath of a failed bomb plot to kill Adolf Hitler and to overthrow the Nazi government.
Stauffenberg pictures yields more results when conducted in German. Ohh, he’s so young in this picture, he must have just joined the calvary. His cheekbones. That beautiful uniform. I think he’s wearing gloves.
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Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, German army officer and major player in the failed assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler 1944 to remove Nazi Party from power as depicted in the 2008 movie Valkyrie.