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German Resistance
Widerstand
Flag Germany WF
Political information
Type Resistance movement
Leader(s) Dietrich Preiss
Wolfgang Hardt
Affiliation Western Allies
Societal information
Language(s) German
Historical information
Conflicts World War II
Status

Provisional government of Germany under Western Allied-occupation

The German Resistance was the splinter faction within the Wehrmacht that was opposed to the Nazi regime. Formed by war veteran Dietrich Preiss, the resistance idealized and fought to restore the democratic principles of the old Weimar Republic.