the constitution of the country and its lawful establishments, this new oath required members of the military to obey Hitler even if they were being ordered to do something illegal. Attempts to assassinate Hitler resumed in earnest in 1943, with Henning von Tresckow joining Oster's group and attempting to blow up Hitler's plane in 1943. Women received a bronze awardknown as the Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter (Cross of Honour of the German Mother)for giving birth to four children, silver for six and gold for eight or more. As was the case with other art forms, the Nazis ostracised musicians who were deemed racially unacceptable and for the most part disapproved of music that was too modern or atonal. The figure of 2.5 million also includes people who died of disease, hunger, cold, air raids and other causes. Coordinates : 5231N 1324E /.517N.400E /.517;.400 "Drittes Reich" redirects here. This meant the only non-political institutions not under control of the nsdap were the churches. About 30 percent of Catholic priests were disciplined by police during the Nazi era. The Republic of Czechoslovakia was home to a substantial minority of Germans, who lived mostly in the Sudetenland. The death penalty could be issued for offences such as being a communist, printing seditious leaflets, or even making jokes about Hitler or other officials. Germany itself suffered wholesale destruction, characterised as Stunde Null (Zero Hour). Germany between 19, when, adolf Hitler and his, nazi Party (nsdap) controlled the country through a dictatorship.