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  Henning von Tresckow
Henning von tresckow wollte soldatisches Ethos trotz der Verbrechen an der Ostfront bewahren.
Tresckows Bemühen um eine Änderung der Verhältnisse hatte zunächst darin bestanden, auch seinen neuen Oberbefehlshaber, Generalfeldmarschall Hans-Günter von Kluge, von den Morden in seinem Kommandobereich in Kenntnis zu setzen, in der festen Annahme, dieser werde dagegen einschreiten oder zumindest bei Hitler auf Änderung drängen.
Tresckow wusste um das von deutschen Soldaten begangene Unrecht ebenso wie von den Mordtaten der SS und der Mitverantwortung der Wehrmacht dafür.
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 Henning von Tresckow
Henning von Tresckow was born in Magdeburg, Germany in 1901.
In 1939 Tresckow was involved in the invasion of Czechoslovakia and Poland.
After Tresckow witnessed the killings of captured soldiers in the Red Army in 1941 he decided that the government of Nazi Germany had to be overthrown.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /GERtresckow.htm   (506 words)

  
 Biographie: Henning von Tresckow, 1901-1944
Januar: Henning von Tresckow wird in Magdeburg als Sohn eines preußischen Offiziers und Gutsbesitzers geboren.
Seit der Ermordung von Ernst Röhm geht er auf Distanz zur politischen Führung der Nationalsozialistischen Deutschen Arbeiterpartei (NSDAP).
Dort versucht er, Generalfeldmarschall Hans Günther von Kluge zu einem Staatsstreich gegen Hitler zu überreden, um den Krieg zu beenden.
www.dhm.de /lemo/html/biografien/TresckowHenning   (348 words)

  
 BamM!/DFG-VK : GelöbNix : Hintergründe : Henning von Tresckow
Henning von Tresckow gehörte zu den führenden Köpfen der Verschwörung.
Hier sei eine Gelegenheit verpasst worden, kritisierte Tresckow.
Von Tresckow versuchte den OB zu bewegen, den Protest persönlich bei Hitler vorzutragen, wozu es aber nicht gekommen ist.
www.bamm.de /geloebnix/berlin2004/tresckow.shtml   (1721 words)

  
 Count Claus von Stauffenberg hero file   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Von Stauffenberg comes to envisage the RLA as a national force fighting for the liberation of their country from the communist regime of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin, and the German invasion as an armed intervention on behalf of the Soviet people.
Von Stauffenberg is to travel to Rastenburg by plane, perform his mission, and then return to the capital to assist with the coup to oust the Nazis.
Von Stauffenberg and those other plot leaders who have not committed suicide are captured two hours later by the loyal Nazi forces, with von Stauffenberg suffering a gunshot wound to his good arm as he tries to resist arrest.
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 GDW - Biographien
Tresckow strengthens the connections between the military resistance and Ludwig Beck and Carl Goerdeler and assumes a dominant position among the officers of the opposition.
Tresckow succeeds in finding several fellow officers who are prepared to risk their lives to carry out the assassination that they know to be necessary.
In the fall of 1943, Tresckow is transferred to the southern segment of the eastern front, where in late November 1943 he is appointed chief of staff of the 2nd Army.
www.gdw-berlin.de /bio/ausgabe_mit-e.php?id=13   (371 words)

  
 Henning von Tresckow - Wikipedia
Von Tresckow sah den Versailler Vertrag als Schmach für Deutschland an und betrachtete deshalb den Aufstieg der Nationalsozialisten in der Weimarer Republik zunächst mit Wohlwollen.
Tresckow versuchte mehrmals vergeblich seinen Onkel, Generalfeldmarschall Fedor von Bock, davon zu überzeugen offiziellen Protest gegen den Befehl einzulegen.
In Oldenburg ist eine Fallschirmjäger-Kaserne nach Henning von Tresckow benannt.
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henning_von_Tresckow   (1906 words)

  
 militär
Von Tresckow setzte die Brigade weiterhin ein - auch nachdem sie berichtete, dass sie "sämtliche Einwohner einiger Ortschaften einschließlich Frauen und Kinder erschossen" hatte.
Von Tresckow hatte nichts dagegen, an der Spitze der deutschen Armee über andere Länder herzufalen und, wo "sinnvoll", Verbrechen zu begehen.
Französische, italienische und andere Generäle werden von hier mit den deutschen zusammen ihre Truppen zu neuen Untaten führen.
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 Henning von Tresckow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Von Tresckow killed himself with a hand-grenade, in a pretended partisan attack after Claus von Stauffenberg's assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler and the following coup in Berlin (July 20, 1944) had failed.
Interestingly, General Erich von Falkenhayn was the original architect of the war of attrition on the Western Front, and engineered the assult on Verdun with the intention of bleeding France dry of both materiel and troops.
Ironically, as in all stories of the tragic hero, Tresckow's body was burned by the SS in one of the ovens at a concentration camp in Poland a few weeks after he killed himself, interned with the very victims of Nazi attrocities he could do little to stop.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henning_von_Tresckow   (924 words)

  
 Online edition of Daily News - Features
One of the few remaining survivors of the plot to kill Adolf Hitler 60 years ago is still haunted by the memories of his fellow conspirators hanged or executed by firing squad in the aftermath of the failed coup.
In October 1942, at the age of 25, Boeselager was serving with Field Marshal Hans von Kluge, the commander of the central Nazi armies in the Soviet Union.
Von Tresckow, who had become one of the leading plotters, wanted to assassinate Hitler and SS chief Heinrich Himmler during a visit to the Eastern Front and Boeselager and his elder brother Georg were among the eight officers chosen to pull the trigger.
www.dailynews.lk /2004/07/20/fea26.html   (604 words)

  
 Der Widerstand im dritten Reich - Lebenslauf von Henning von Tresckow   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Henning von Tresckow, Generalmajor und Widerstandskämpfer, wurde am 10.1.1901 in Magdeburg geboren und starb am 21.7.1944 bei Bialystok.
Von Tresckow, der 1933 die nationalsozialistische Machtübernahme begrüßt hatte, jedoch wegen des sog.
Nach langem inneren Ringen bejahte von Tresckow den Tyrannenmord und erklärte die gewaltsame Beseitigung Hitlers durch einen Staatsstreich zur unabweisbaren, sittlichen und patriotischen Pflicht.
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 July 20, 1944 plot on Hitler
General Tresckow and others had complained to military officials as they witnessed atrocities being committed in the East by members of the Einsatzgruppen and the SS death squads.
Adam von Trott zu Solz (picture), a member of the German Foreign Service traveled to England and the United States in hope of gaining support for the resistance cause.
General Tresckow’s and other plotters often made allusions to the cosmic battle of Good and Evil in explaining their motivations(see Tresckow Quote).
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 Gegeninformationsbüro :: Henning von Tresckow
Von Tresckow setzte die Brigade weiterhin ein – auch nachdem sie berichtete, dass sie „sämtliche Einwohner einiger Ortschaften einschließlich Frauen und Kinder erschossen“ hatte.
Von Tresckow war ein treuer Soldat Hitlers –; so lange, bis ihm klar wurde, dass mit Hitler der Krieg nicht zu gewinnen war.
Von Tresckow hatte nichts dagegen, an der Spitze der deutschen Armee über andere Länder herzufallen und, wo „sinnvoll“, Verbrechen zu begehen.
www.gegeninformationsbuero.de /krieg/konvoi_2002_militar_tresckow.htm   (351 words)

  
 Henning von Tresckow
Over the next couple of years he used his access to senior army officers to try and recruit them join his conspiracy to overthrow the German government of Adolf Hitler.
On March 14, 1943, Tresckow and his adjutant, Fabian Schlabrendorff, put a bomb on a plane carrying Hitler to Smolensk but the detonator malfunctioned and the bomb failed to explode.
Tresckow had recruited Claus von Stauffenberg in 1942, and he was chosen to plant a bomb at a meeting attended by Hitler on July 20, 1944.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/biography/tresckow.html   (353 words)

  
 Assassination Attempts on Hitler’s Life
On March 11, 1944, Cavalry Captain Eberhard von Breitenbuch attended a conference at Hitler’s villa the ‘Berghof’ on the Obersalzberg.
This time the volunteer model was Ewald Heinrich von Kleist, son of one of the original conspitators and included Major General Helmuth Stieff.
At a given signal, Tresckow was to rise from the table and open fire on Hitler as he ate lunch, but the sight of so many SS close to Hitler arouses fear of failure and so once again the attempt was aborted.
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 The July Plot to Assassinate Hitler
He was joined by Wilhelm Canaris,Carl Goerdeler, Julius Leber, Ulrich Hassell, Hans Oster, Peter von Wartenburg, Henning von Tresckow, Friedrich Olbricht, Werner von Haeften, Fabian Schlabrendorft, Ludwig Beck and Erwin von Witzleben.
In an attempt to protect himself, Fromm organized the execution of Claus von Stauffenberg along with two other conspirators, Friedrich Olbricht and Werner von Haeften, in the courtyard of the War Ministry.
Over the next few months Guderian sat with Gerd von Rundstedt and Wilhelm Keitel on the Army Court of Honor that expelled hundreds of officers suspected of being opposed to the policies of Adolf Hitler.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/Holocaust/julyplot.html   (474 words)

  
 Fedor von Bock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Von Bock was considered a very "by the book" general and was not heavily involved in politics but also did not sympathize with those who opposed Adolf Hitler.
In 1941, von Bock invaded Soviet-occupied Poland, destroying the non-aggression pact between Germany and the Soviets.
When von Bock asked for permission to withdraw his exhausted troops in December 1941, he was dismissed from his post as Commander of Army Group Center, to be reassigned to lead Army Group South in January 1942, when field marshall Walter von Reichenau died of a heart attack.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fedor_von_Boch   (676 words)

  
 The Holocaust Chronicle PROLOGUE: Roots of the Holocaust, page 436
Henning von Tresckow was a major general in the German Army who joined the opposition movement against Hitler.
While serving on the Russian front, Tresckow became convinced that the campaign was destined for failure and that Hitler had to be removed from power.
He was involved in the failed attempt on Hitler's life in March 1943 that took place in Smolensk, Russia; a bomb made of plastic explosives and disguised as bottles of brandy failed to detonate after being placed aboard the Führer's private plane.
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 hitler 13   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Tresckow was however able to smuggle his bomb onto Hitler's plane by disguising it innocuously in a package of two Cointreau bottles supposedly intended for an army colleague in Rastenberg (Hitler's return destination).
In the first of these, Colonel Rudolph Christoph von Gersdorff (who had procured for Tresckow the Plastic-C bomb) volunteered to kill Hitler in a suicide bombing mission in which he intended to grab hold of the fuehrer and after detonating two charges in the pockets of his great-coat.
In March 1944, Captain Eberhard von Breitenbuch (another Tresckow recruitee) volunteered to walk into Hitler's conference room and shoot the fuehrer at point blank range knowing that he himself would be killed by SS guards.
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 ::The July Bomb Plot::
However, the key figure was Count Claus von Stauffenberg as he had actual contact with Hitler on a regular basis and he could get into the Wolf's Lair with few problems.
Colonel von Gersdorff, a young officer in Tresckow's circle offered himself as a suicide bomber when Hitler was to open a museum in Berlin.
Both Stauffenberg and Tresckow had already met in 1941 and it would seem that Stauffenberg's appointment was not a coincidence.
www.historylearningsite.co.uk /july_bomb_plot.htm   (1561 words)

  
 Assassination attempt by bomb against Hitler fails (March 1943) - Biografie Willy Brandt
Colonel Henning von Tresckow, First General Staff Officer of Army Group Mid, has been a witness to horrible German crimes in the occupied territories since the beginning of the war against the Soviet Union.
Von Tresckow succeeds in hiding a bomb aboard the „Führer’s“ plane.
A few months later von Tresckow will ally himself with Colonel Claus Schenk Baron von Stauffenberg to plan another assassination attempt by bomb against Hitler.
www.bwbs.de /bwbs_biografie/Assassination_attempt_by_bomb_against_Hitler_fails_B1146.html   (192 words)

  
 Claus von Stauffenberg - Assassination Attempt
Henning von Tresckow - initial close collaborator in the resistance
As he would remark to his Uncle, Count von Uxkull, “Since the generals haven’t accomplished anything, then it’s up to the colonels now.”[18] Uxkull recommended General Freidrich Olbricht who ran the OKH (Oberkommando der Heeres) which was the army’s executive branch.
Tresckow and Stauffenberg set about revising the 1938 coup plan code named Valkyrie which was designed, from a legal standpoint, to deal with various internal disturbances within the Third Reich.
webpages.uncc.edu /~wtjeffer/assassination_attempt1.htm   (826 words)

  
 Claus Schenk Graf von Sta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Under the influence of Henning von Tresckow, General Friedrich Olbricht, and First Lieutenant Fritz-Dietlof Graf von der Schulenburg of the army reserve, Stauffenberg becomes a focal point of the military conspiracy.
Despite great difficulties, Colonel Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg succeeds in arming a bomb and planting it under a map table in Hitler's vicinity a few minutes before a briefing in the "Wolf's Lair." Stauffenberg is able to leave the room without being noticed and observes the detonation from a safe distance.
Together with his adjutant and fellow conspirator Werner von Haeften, he succeeds in leaving the headquarters for Berlin within minutes of the explosion immediately before the area is sealed off.
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 Amazon.com: "Henning von Tresckow": Key Phrase page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Henning von Tresckow, for instance, campaigned for the Nazis in the officers' mess in Potsdam as early as the late 1920s,...
Very similar words were spoken by Henning von Tresckow' in the weeks before the attempted coup of 20 July 1944, when he referred to the `Robe of Nessus' that...
The meeting had been arranged by von Kluge's Chief of Staff, Henning von Tresckow, a member of the Canaris circle, while Goerdeler was introduced by Fabian von Schlabrendorff, a junior staff officer who had...
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 Zwischen Kompromiss und Widerstand, Henning von Tresckow
Anhänger von anderen politischen Gruppierungen, welche nach dem Machtantritt 1933 ohnedies verboten wurden und "per se" als Staatsfeinde galten, waren in ihren Möglichkeiten schon deshalb sehr eingeschränkt, weil sie zum Teil schon vor dem Machtantritt der Nationalsozialisten als Oppositionelle bekannt waren.
Vor allem auch deshalb nicht, weil er nach einem Bericht von der Gestapo Helldorf ebenso wenig vertraut, wie dieser ihm und dessen Flucht verzögert.
Von den Männern und Frauen aus dem engeren Kreis um Tresckow und Stauffenberg haben nur wenige überlebt.
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 DieHard Wolfenstein Bunker: Wolfenstein Lore
Henning von Tresckow asked Col. Heinz Brandt to take some brandy to an old friend Brandt agreed.
When news came two and one-half hours later that Hitler had arrived safely, von Tresckow had to deal with a problem he hadn t expected retrieving the defective bomb.
Von Tresckow arrived with two bottles of real brandy and exchanged it for the package containing the faulty bomb.
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