the home front and opposition to Hitler

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1. who were the edelweiss pirates?

  • an open form of resistance from young people that could be violent
  • prodestants that attacked any non-aryan people
  • young people that stole chocolate
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2. between 1939-42 life in Germany was good, why?

  • there was increased economic prosperity.
  • there was quite a high standard of living, there was frequent German victories and there was no fighting on German soil
  • the german army was very good at defending the homeland
  • everyone had lots of food

3. after 1942 why did German morale start to fall?

  • 3 million soldiers died in north africa
  • british bomber attacks, food shortages and German attacks stalling.
  • the americans dive bombed port salut
  • Hitler fell ill.

4. what was the white rose group?

  • a group that opposed the Nazi's by peaceful means like distributing leaflets.
  • a hippie movement that wore flowers all over their clothes
  • an organisation that believed Hitler was the best

5. was there any military opposition during the war?

  • yes, the stauffenburg plot
  • no not really, everybody loved the Nazi's
  • yes, 5 generals took pot shots at Hitler


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