Von Leeb

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Siege Of Leningrad - Preparations - German Plans
... Von Leeb's plan called for capturing the city on the move, but due to Hitler's recall of 4th Panzer Group (persuaded by his Chief of General Staff, Franz Halder, to transfer this ...
Wilhelm Ritter Von Leeb - Relations With National Socialists
... Von Leeb's attitude towards the Nazi regime was ambivalent in spite of his open contempt for Hitler and the dictator's cronies, he did accept a present of 250,000 Reichsmarks ... In 1944, von Leeb allowed the Nazis to use his popularity for propaganda purposes, when he was presented with a great Bavarian estate worth 638,000 Reichsmarks ... After the war, von Leeb was tried by an American military tribunal in Nuremberg in the High Command Trial ...
House Demolition - Legal Issues
... Von Leeb, one of the Nuremberg trials held in 1948, Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb and six other senior German generals were accused of the wanton devastation of ... The tribunal found von Leeb and his co-defendants not guilty on the charge of devastation, taking the view that "a great deal of latitude must be accorded" to a commander ...

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