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FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ATTEMPT TO ASSASSINATE ADOLF HITLER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1339: tabled on 16 June 1994

Tabled in the 1993-94 session.

This motion has been signed by 141 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House takes note that 20th July marks the fiftieth anniversary of the attempt by a group of brave Germans to assassinate Adolf Hitler and to seize power from the Nazi regime and end the war; notes that most of them perished in terrible circumstances; desires to record the admiration of this House for their courage; and honours their memory.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ashton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Bassetlaw
Aspinwall, Jack
Conservative
Signed on 7 July 1994
Wansdyke
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 1994
Bournemouth East
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
North East Derbyshire
Batiste, Spencer
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 1994
Elmet
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 July 1994
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
Holland with Boston
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Eltham
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Brighton, Kemptown
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 1994
Canterbury
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Birmingham, Northfield
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1994
Cambridge
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 1994
North East Fife
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 1994
Montgomery
Carlisle, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Lincoln
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Davyhulme
Clifton-Brown, Mr Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Cirencester and Tewkesbury
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Cynon Valley
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Romsey and Waterside
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 5 July 1994
Falkirk East
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
South Staffordshire
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Gillingham
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 23 June 1994
Tooting
Critchley, Sir Julian
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
Aldershot
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Coventry South East
Davies, Bryan
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Oldham Central and Royton
Davies, Mr Quentin
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 1994
Stamford and Spalding
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dover, Den
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1994
Chorley
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 23 June 1994
Lewisham West
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Crewe and Nantwich
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1994
Harrow East
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
St Helens North
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 12 July 1994
Mid Staffordshire
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Warley East
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Medway
Fishburn, Dudley
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Kensington
Forman, Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Carshalton and Wallington
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 July 1994
Bath
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Ilford South
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 12 July 1994
Reigate
Gilbert, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Dudley East
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 23 June 1994
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Ealing North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 23 June 1994
Bridgend
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1994
The Wrekin
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Morley and Leeds South
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Warrington South
Hamilton, Sir Archie
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Epsom and Ewell
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
Wentworth
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 1994
North Devon
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 12 July 1994
Saffron Walden
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Nottingham East
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Southampton, Test
Hill, Keith
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Streatham
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1994
Orpington
Howell, David
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Guildford
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 1994
Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Ravensbourne
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 19 July 1994
Basingstoke
Hutton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Barrow and Furness
Jackson, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1994
Wantage
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Leicester West
Jessel, Toby
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1994
Twickenham
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Wealden
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 1994
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1994
Clwyd South West
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 1994
Cheltenham
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1994
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Burton
Lynne, Liz
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 July 1994
Rochdale
MacShane, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1994
Rotherham
Madel, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
South West Bedfordshire
Maitland, Lady Olga
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 1994
Sutton and Cheam
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Wrexham
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
West Gloucestershire
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Leicester South
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1994
East Hampshire
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Dundee East
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
North West Hampshire
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Morris, Estelle
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Birmingham, Yardley
Nicholson, David
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Taunton
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Knowsley South
Onslow, Sir Cranley
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Woking
Orme, Stan
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1994
Salford East
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Liverpool, Riverside
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Corby
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Gateshead East
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 7 July 1994
Lewes
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 1994
Newbury
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Broxbourne
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1994
Dundee West
Rowlands, Mr Ted
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 1994
Banff and Buchan
Shaw, Sir Giles
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Pudsey
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 22 June 1994
Huddersfield
Skeet, Sir Trevor
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
North Bedfordshire
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
West Dorset
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
Dunfermline West
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 1994
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Sumberg, David
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Bury South
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 July 1994
Truro
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 1994
Leominster
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Wansbeck
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Crosby
Thurnham, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Bolton North East
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 7 July 1994
Bridlington
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
Bexleyheath
Tracey, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1994
Surbiton
Trimble, Mr David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 June 1994
Upper Bann
Trotter, Sir Neville
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1994
Tynemouth
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 1994
North Cornwall
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 14 July 1994
Reading East
Walden, George
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Buckingham
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Doncaster Central
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 1994
Orkney and Shetland
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
Glasgow Central
Whitney, Sir Ray
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Wycombe
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 16 June 1994
Caernarfon
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1994
Ruislip - Northwood
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Walsall North
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 1994
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 22 June 1994
Macclesfield
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 June 1994
Clydebank and Milngavie

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ATTEMPT TO ASSASSINATE ADOLF HITLER (Amendment 1)
leave out from 'regime' to end and add 'to re-establish the national German borders of 1914 including Alsace-Lorraine, Austria and the Sudetendland, to continue fighting for those objectives, and to re-establish all but the most deserving European Jews in a colonial country in the Americas; and notes their failure.'.
Conservative, Bristol North West
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EDM 1339A1: tabled on 12 July 1994