As SS-Obergruppenführer and head of all Einsatzgruppen in Eastern Russia, Friedrich August Jeckeln ordered the deaths of over 100,000 people. So efficient were his methods that they were known as the Jeckeln System. Jews were organized into columns of 500 to 1000 people and taken to the killing grounds where they were stripped and made to lie on top of corpses of those shot before them. The Germans called this Sardinenpackung (Sardine packing). Jeckeln was hanged in 1946 by the Russians.
Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist was a leading German field marshal during WW2. He led corps and army size formations throughout the war.Kleist was captured by U.S. forces in 1945 and in 1948 he was turned over to the Soviets.He died in Vladimir Prison in 1954, the highest ranked German officer to die in Soviet captivity. Of note is the ironic fact that Kleist was charged, among other things, with "alienating, through friendship and generosity, the peoples of the Soviet Union"
Pictures of conspirators. The core group of conspirators included Ludwig Beck, Henning von Tresckow, Eduard Wagner, Eugen Bolz, Albrecht von Bernstorff, Claus von Stauffenberg, and Carl-Heinrich von Stulpnagel.
Prince Karl Franz of Prussia and his wife Princess Henriette of Schonaich-Carolath. He was the only child of Prince Joachim of Prussia and his wife Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt. His father was the youngest son of Wilhelm II, German Emperor, himself a grandson of Queen Victoria, which made Prince Karl a great great grandson of the British Queen