Hindenburgs death and the law of army oath.

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When did Hindenburg die?
2nd August 1934. At the age of 87.
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During the period before Hindenburgs death, what was he like?
He was ina poor state of health, meaning he was not a strong political leader like before.
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How did Hitler benefit?
- Could merge the offices of Chancellore and President into a Supreme Leader. - Able to control all affairs, wiht Nazi policies. - Hitler needed to take the president role otherwise a non-Nazi would take the place.
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Legal, Forceful or Compromising?
Technically illegal - but nobody raised any objections against Hitler.
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The Law of the Army Oath.
Hitler made them swear an oath to him after Hindenburg died. This ment they couldent rise up against them - it would be considered treason and possible punishment of death.
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During the period before Hindenburgs death, what was he like?

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He was ina poor state of health, meaning he was not a strong political leader like before.

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How did Hitler benefit?

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Legal, Forceful or Compromising?

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The Law of the Army Oath.

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