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Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Birth: Feb. 4, 1906
Death: Apr. 9, 1945

German pastor and theologian, active in the German resistance against Hitler. Arrested by the Gestapo in 1943 and sent to Buchenwald concentration camp. Executed by the Nazis at FlossenbŸrg concentration camp, just before the end of the war, along with Admiral Canaris and other leaders of the resistance. (bio by: Geoff Walden) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Karl Ludwig Bonhoeffer (1868 - 1948)
  Paula von Hase Bonhoeffer (1876 - 1951)
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Bonhoeffer (1899 - 1918)*
  Klaus Hans Martin Bonhoeffer (1901 - 1945)*
  Christine Bonhoeffer von Dohnányi (1903 - 1965)*
  Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906 - 1945)
  Sabine Bonhoeffer Leibholz (1906 - 1999)*
  Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: executed by hanging by the Nazis
 
Burial:
Flossenbürg Concentration Camp Memorial *
Flossenburg
Neustadt an der Waldnaab Landkreis
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
*Cenotaph [?]
 
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Record added: Feb 11, 2001
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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