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Claus Von Stauffenberg
World War II * Invasion of Poland * Battle of France * Operation Barbarossa * Tunisia Campaign SPOUSE(S)
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Jettingen
JETTINGEN-SCHEPPACH is a market community in the Günzburg
Günzburg
Landkreis in the Schwaben (Swabia ) Regierungsbezirk in Bavaria
Bavaria
. It lies between Ulm
Ulm
and Augsburg . Its population as of 1 December 2005 was 7,044. CONTENTS* 1 Politics * 1.1 Community council * 2 Economy and infrastructure * 2.1 Transport * 2.2 Twinnings * 3 Personalities * 3.1 People born in the town * 4 References * 5 External links POLITICSCOMMUNITY COUNCILJettingen-Scheppach's first mayor is Hans Reichhart (CSU )
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German Empire
The GERMAN EMPIRE (German : _Deutsches Kaiserreich_, officially _ Deutsches Reich _) was the historical German nation state that existed from the unification of Germany in 1871 to the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1918, when Germany became a federal republic . The German Empire consisted of 26 constituent territories, with most being ruled by royal families . This included four kingdoms , six grand duchies , five duchies (six before 1876), seven principalities , three free Hanseatic cities , and one imperial territory . Although Prussia became one of several kingdoms in the new realm, it contained most of its population and territory, thus remaining a powerhouse with a major say in imperial affairs. Its influence also helped define modern German culture
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Berlin
BERLIN (/bɜːrˈlɪn, ˌbɜːr-/ , German: ( listen )) is the capital and the largest city of Germany
Germany
as well as one of its 16 constituent states . With a population of approximately 3.7 million, Berlin
Berlin
is the second most populous city proper in the European Union and the seventh most populous urban area in the European Union. Located in northeastern Germany
Germany
on the banks of the rivers Spree and Havel
Havel
, it is the centre of the Berlin- Brandenburg
Brandenburg
Metropolitan Region , which has roughly 6 million residents from more than 180 nations , making it the sixth most populous urban area in the European Union. Due to its location in the European Plain , Berlin
Berlin
is influenced by a temperate seasonal climate
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Nazi Germany
NAZI GERMANY is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany
Germany
was governed by a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
and the Nazi Party (NSDAP). Under Hitler's rule, Germany
Germany
was transformed into a totalitarian state in which the Nazi Party controlled nearly all aspects of life. The official name of the state was _ Deutsches Reich
Deutsches Reich
_ from 1933 to 1943 and _Großdeutsches Reich_ ("Greater German Reich") from 1943 to 1945. The period is also known under the names the THIRD REICH (German : _Drittes Reich_) and the NATIONAL SOCIALIST PERIOD (German : _Zeit des Nationalsozialismus_, abbreviated as _NS-Zeit_). The Nazi regime came to an end after the Allied Powers defeated Germany
Germany
in May 1945, ending World War II
World War II
in Europe
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Weimar Republic
WEIMAR REPUBLIC (German : _Weimarer Republik_ (_ listen )) was an unofficial, historical designation for the German state between 1919 and 1933. The name derives from the city of Weimar
Weimar
, where its constitutional assembly first took place. The official name of the state was Deutsches Reich
Deutsches Reich
_; it had remained unchanged since 1871. In English the country was usually known simply as Germany. A national assembly was convened in Weimar, where a new constitution for the _Deutsches Reich_ was written, and adopted on 11 August 1919. In its fourteen years, the Weimar
Weimar
Republic faced numerous problems, including hyperinflation , political extremism (with paramilitaries – both left- and right-wing); and contentious relationships with the victors of the First World War
First World War

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German Resistance To Nazism
GERMAN RESISTANCE TO NAZISM (German : WIDERSTAND) was the opposition by individuals and groups in Germany
Germany
to the National Socialist regime between 1933 and 1945. Some of these engaged in active plans to remove Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
from power and overthrow his regime. The term German resistance should not be understood as meaning that there was a united resistance movement in Germany
Germany
at any time during the Nazi
Nazi
period, analogous to the more coordinated Polish Underground State , Greek Resistance , Yugoslav Partisans , French Resistance , Dutch Resistance , Norwegian resistance movement and Italian Resistance . The German resistance consisted of small and usually isolated groups
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Wehrmacht
The WEHRMACHT (German pronunciation: (_ listen ), lit. "defence force") was the unified armed forces of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
from 1935 to 1946. It consisted of the Heer _ (army), the _ Kriegsmarine _ (navy) and the _ Luftwaffe
Luftwaffe
_ (air force). The designation _Wehrmacht_ for Nazi Germany's military replaced the previously used term, _Reichswehr _ (1919–35), and was the manifestation of Nazi Germany's efforts to rearm the nation to a greater extent than the Treaty of Versailles permitted. After the Nazi seizure of power in 1933, one of Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
’s most overt and audacious moves was to establish the Wehrmacht, a modern armed force fully capable of offensive use
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Colonel
COLONEL (abbreviated COL., COL or COL and pronounced /ˈkɜːrnəl/ , similar to "kernel") is a senior military officer rank below the general officer ranks. However, in some small military forces, such as those of Iceland or the Vatican, colonel is the highest rank. It is also used in some police forces and paramilitary organizations. Historically, in the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, a colonel was typically in charge of a regiment in an army . Modern usage varies greatly. The rank of colonel is typically above the rank of lieutenant colonel . The rank above colonel is typically called brigadier , brigade general or brigadier general . Equivalent naval ranks may be called captain or ship-of-the-line captain . In the Commonwealth air force rank system, the equivalent rank is group captain
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World War Ii
Allied victory * Collapse of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
* Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires * Dissolution of the League of Nations * Creation of the United Nations
United Nations
* Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers * Beginning of the Cold War (more... ) PARTICIPANTS ALLIES AXIS COMMANDERS AND LEADERS MAIN ALLIED LEADERS Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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Invasion Of Poland
Decisive German and Soviet victory * Beginning of World War II
World War II
Territorial changes Polish territory divided among Germany, the Soviet Union, Lithuania
Lithuania
and Slovakia
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Battle Of France
Decisive Axis victory * Creation of the Axis puppet state Vichy regime in Southern France * Creation of Free France
France
* Beginning of guerrilla warfare by French Resistance cells * Japanese occupation of French Indochina Territorial changes Parts of
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Operation Barbarossa
FRONTLINE STRENGTH (INITIAL) * 3.8 million personnel * 3,350 tanks * 2,770 aircraft * 7,200 artillery pieces FRONTLINE STRENGTH (INITIAL) * 2.6–2.9 million personnel * 11,000 tanks * 7,133–9,100 military aircraft CASUALTIES AND LOSSESTOTAL MILITARY CASUALTIES: 1,000,000+ Breakdown * CASUALTIES OF 1941: -------------------------According to German Army medical reports (including Army Norway ): * 186,452 killed * 40,157 missing * 655,179 wounded in action ------------------------- * 2,827 aircraft destroyed * 2,839 tanks destroyed -------------------------OTHER AXIS LOSSES * 114,000+ casualties (at least 39,000 dead or missing) * 8,700 casualties * +5,000 casualties TOTAL MILITARY CASUALTIES: 4,973,820 Break
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Tunisia Campaign
United Kingdom
United Kingdom
* British India United States
United States
Free France
Free France
* French colonial empire
French colonial empire
New Zealand
New Zealand
Poland
Poland
Greece
Greece
Germany Italy COMMANDERS AND LEADERS Dwight D. Eisenhower George S. Patton
George S

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Nina Schenk Gräfin Von Stauffenberg
ELISABETH MAGDALENA "NINA" SCHENK GRäFIN VON STAUFFENBERG (27 August 1913 – 2 April 2006) was the wife of Colonel Claus Schenk Graf
Graf
von Stauffenberg , the leader of the failed plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler on 20 July 1944 . Following the plot's failure, she was arrested and imprisoned, during which time she delivered her youngest child. CONTENTS * 1 Biography * 2 References * 3 Notes * 4 External links BIOGRAPHYBorn Magdalena von Lerchenfeld in Kowno , Imperial Russia (now Kaunas , Lithuania
Lithuania
), she was known by her nickname "Nina". Her father was the Bavarian nobleman and politician General Consul Gustav Freiherr von Lerchenfeld (1871–1944) and her mother Anna Freiin
Freiin
von Stackelberg (1880–1945), a Baltic-German noblewoman. Nina von Lerchenfeld first met Claus Schenk Graf
Graf
von Stauffenberg around 1930
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Alfred Schenk Graf Von Stauffenberg
The SCHENK VON STAUFFENBERG family is a noble (see Uradel ) Roman Catholic family from Swabia in Germany
Germany
, whose best-known member was Colonel Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg
– the key figure in the 1944 " 20 July plot " to assassinate Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
. The recorded history of the Schenk von Stauffenberg
Stauffenberg
family begins in Swabia in the 13th century, when the family, who belonged to the Reichsrittern (Imperial Knights), originated from the settlement Cell, where they owned extensive estates surrounding the village and the Zollerberg long before the Counts of Zollern
Zollern
(Hohenzollern family/dynasty) took possession of the mountain and acquired lands there
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