Stauffenberg


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Stauffenberg

(ˈʃtaʊfənˌbɜːɡ)
n
(Biography) Claus (klaʊs), Graf von. 1907–44, German army officer, who tried to assassinate Hitler (1944). He and his fellow conspirators were executed
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1944: An assassination attempt on Hitler was made by a German staff officer, Count Claus Schenk von Stauffenberg, at Rastenberg, East Prussia.
As the tide of the Second World War turns in favour of the Allies, a group of senior German officers recruits war hero Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg to spearhead an attempt on the Fuehrer's life.
JUST AFTER MIDDAY on a hot day in late July 1944, Colonel Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg attempted to assassinate Adolf Hitler by placing a briefcase filled with explosives under a large wooden table where Hitler was sitting with other Nazi officials.
He also said that Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg and his co-conspirators were true role models, particularly when it comes to "the battle against injustice and for human dignity.
After being wounded during the Second World War, Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg (Tom Cruise) heads back to Germany and joins the Resistance in their daring plan to assassinate Adolf Hitler.
The title is not as fanciful as it may sound; the works in the show, all dated 2013, were inspired by the American artist's childhood, when he lived for a period in Berlin with his family in a building also inhabited by descendants of Colonel Claus Schenk von Stauffenberg, one of the authors of the failed attempt on Adolf Hitler's life in July 1944.
During the Second World War, as the Allied Forces begin to claim the upper hand, Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg (Tom Cruise), convinced he must save Germany from Hitler, risks his own life and that of his wife Nina (Carice van Houten) by joining the resistance movement and becoming involved in a plot to kill the Fuhrer and seize control of Berlin from the Nazis.
He was supposed to carry a briefcase packed with explosives to a meeting with the Nazi leader, but in a change of plan the bomb was planted by plot mastermind Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg.
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Herr von Boeslager describes how he led some of his cavalry towards Berlin to seize control if the Stauffenberg bomb had been a success.