Sunday, May 7, 2017

Pencil sketch of a Nazi by Dr K Prabhakar Rao

 Ludwig Gehre (5 October 1895 – 9 April 1945) was an officer and resistance fighter involved in the preparation of an assassination attempt against Hitler. When. Escape was after him and was cornered he shot his wife and shot himself. but he survived the gunshot wound.On 1945 February 3 the building of the Central Reich Security Office on Prinz-Albrecht-Straße, Berlin was destroyed. Gehre, along with Bonhoeffer, was sent to the Buchenwald concentration camp. From there he was put onto a transport of SS special detainees and on April 5 incarcerated in the Flossenbürg concentration camp. On April 9, 1945, after an SS flying court-martial, Gehre and Bonhoeffer along with Admiral Canaris, General Oster, General Sack and Captain Theodor Strünck were executed at Flossenbürg by hanging.

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