Gapp, Jakob, b. Wattens (Tyrol), July 26, 1897, d. Berlin-Ploetzensee (Germany), Aug. 13, 1943, Marian priest. Publicly spoke against the National Socialist regime and was executed for "aiding and abetting the enemy". Beatified in 1996.
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