TITLE

Member of German Group Tied to Hitler Assassination Plot Dies

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the death of Marion Yorck von Wartenburg, a member of the Kreisau Circle opposition group that plotted to assassinate Adolf Hitler on April 13, 2007. Determined to rid Germany of Nazism, the circle held early meetings at the Kreisau estate of Helmuth James von Moltke. It was Wartenburg who fed the group, delivered dispatches and helped plan the 1944 assassination attempt.
ACCESSION #
26113144

 

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