Alfred Dreyfus in German

Alfred Dreyfus, (1859-1935) jüdisch-französischer Armeeoffizier der in 1894 des Verrats verurteilt und 1906 freigesprochen wurde

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An exaggerated sense of lost glory helped incite the French Army to fake the evidence that convicted Captain Alfred Dreyfus of spying for the Kaiser.
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French army officer of Jewish descent whose false imprisonment for treason in 1894 raised issues of anti-Semitism that dominated French politics until his release in 1906 (1859-1935): Dreyfus
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