Stamps on Claus Stauffenberg and Helmut Moltke  – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a 55c  stamp on 100th Birth Anniversary of Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg and Helmuth James Graf von Moltke.

Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg (1907-1944) – He was a German Army officer who took part in the attack on Poland, invasion of Soviet Union and Tunisia during World War II. He was executed on 21 Jul 1944 after the failed plot of 20 Jul 1944 to overthrow Hitler.

Helmuth James Graf von Moltke (1907-1945) – German jurist and a founding member of  Kreisau Circle opposition Group. He opposed human rights violations in German-occupied territories during WorldWar II and Hitler. He was arrested in 1944 and executed on 23 Jan 1945 in Berlin.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY PERSONALITIES
GERMANY 2007 – STAUFFENBERG AND MOLTKE .