Shortly after Hitler committed suicide, a group of loyalist SS officers set off to execute French political prisoners holed up in Castle Itter. The only thing to stop them was a single American tank crew and some sympathetic German soldiers. Full story here: The epic Battle for Castle Itter by Stephen Harding.
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