HITLER CONSPIRATOR The Story of Kurt Baron Von Plettenberg and Stauffenberg’s Valkyrie Plot to Kill the Fuhrer

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The biography of Plettenberg a soldier in both world wars and member of the German Resistance (Widerstand). He belonged to the circle of close friends which included Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, Johannes Popitz, Ludwig Beck, Ulrich von Hassell, Carl-Hans Graf von Hardenberg and Fabian von Schlabrendorff. He was involved in the preparations for the 20 July plot, an attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler, Führer of the Third Reich. To avoid betraying his friends under torture, he threw himself out of a third-floor window of the Gestapo’s “house prison” at Prinz-Albrecht-Straße in Berlin.

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