beginnings of a parallel economy under the auspices of the SS Economy and Administration Head Office. The total number of soldiers who served in the Wehrmacht from 1935 to 1945 was around.2 million, of whom.3 million died. Students were required to watch all films prepared by the school division of the Reich Ministry of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda. Conquered areas of Belgium and France were placed under control of the Military Administration in Belgium and Northern France. The plot, part of Operation Valkyrie, involved Claus von Stauffenberg planting a bomb in the conference room at Wolf's Lair at Rastenburg. In a referendum held in November, 95 percent of voters supported Germany's withdrawal.