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Nikolaus-Groß-Platz

Nikolaus Groß

Niederwenigern 1898 - Berlin-Plötzensee 1945
German journalist and editor of the Westdeutsche Arbeiterzeitung - the organ of the Katholische Arbeitnehmer-Bewegung (K.A.B.); resistance fighter in the time of the Third Reich. Beatified in 2001.
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Anneliese Quinders
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Emmerich am Rhein /  Nikolaus Groß   Emmerich am Rhein /  Nikolaus Groß

Description

Commemorative plaque with portrait and text.
Identical plaques are in Gladbeck and in Bochum-Wattenscheid.

Inscription(s)

"man muß gott mehr gehorchen
als den menschen"

nikolaus groß
30.09.1898 †23.01.1945
redakteur der kab-zeitung
widerstandskämpfer+märtyrer
seligsprechung 7.oktober 2001
"One must obey God rather
than people"

Nicholas Groß
30.09.1898 †23.01.1945
Editor of the KAB newspaper
resistance fighter+martyr
beatification 7 October 2001

Signature

A. Quinders (with a butterfly having on one of its wings the monogram AQ).

Sculptor

Tags

Locatie (N 51°49'49" - E 6°14'40") (Satellite view: Google Maps)

Item Code: denw807; Photograph: 28 July 2022
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