Sophie Scholl

Sophie Scholl Execution

Nazi Germany, Personalities, Resistance and Opposition

The guillotine used to execute White Rose activist Sophie Scholl has been discovered in a Museum basement in Bavaria. 

Sophie Scholl along with several other members of the White Rose movement were executed for distributing Anti-Nazi literature.

Our page about Sophie Scholl can be found here.

Sophie Scholl

Articles about the discovery of the guillotine are widely available via newspaper websites, including the following:

Daily Mail

BILD (In German)

Yahoo News