Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder

[Venerable Gerhard Hirschfelder]Memorial

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Priest in the archdiocese of Münster, Germany, ordained in 1932. Member of the Schoenstatt Movement. For preaching against Nazism, he was arrested by the Gestapo and shipped to the Dachau concentration camp on 15 December 1941. Martyred by the Nazis.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerhard Hirschfelder“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 April 2015. Web. 30 May 2015. <>