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Rommel

Erwin , nicknamed the Desert Fox. 1891--1944, German field marshal, noted for his brilliant generalship in N Africa in World War II. Later a commander in N France, he committed suicide after the officers' plot against Hitler
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Rommel didn't have enough and LRDG, soon joined by Stirling's fledgling SAS, shot up many of those on the ground.
They surrounded Billy and set up camp, and Rommel then invited him into his temporary headquarters for a chat.
He still said nothing about his assignment but, amazingly, Rommel spared his life and granted his wishes - apart from the return trip home.
Now 95, Roy said that after days of interrogation, he was driven to a chateau, and led into a room to be quizzed by Field Marshal Rommel.
Elsewhere in the exhibition, Rommel abandoned her established preference for intimate scale; with the exception of Sandpipers and the deep blue Cal Ripken Jr.
Rommel adds that they were privileged to have learned from the unbelievably knowledgeable people at the CJ2A forum.
By March 9, things had even picked up more, the Chronicle leading with: 8TH ARMY CAPTURES 50 NAZI TANKS IN TUNISIA BATTLE - Rommel retreats; 17 Axis planes down in the sea.
Hitler then ordered Rommel, sick or not, to return to the desert immediately.
La peninsule porte le nom du general allemand Rommel, surnomme [beaucoup moins que]le renard du desert[beaucoup plus grand que], car il l'avait choisie comme quartier general pendant la Deuxieme Guerre mondiale.
C'est Rommel qui est choisi personnellement par Hitler contre le gre du grand etat-major de l'armee (OKH) et, nous dit Kitchen, il le presente a Mussolini comme << 'the most exceptional (verwegensten) tank general that we have in the German army' >> (p.
During World War II, Germany, Great Britain, and the United States each produced a battle captain who stood above the rest: Erwin Rommel, Bernard Montgomery, and George Patton.
Returning to Berlin, Rommel becomes involved with Colonel von Stauffenberg's (Eduard Franz) plot to assassinate Hitler (Luther Adler).