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Rommel

He was very surprised because he relied on the expert view of the German Kriegsmarine (Navy) that nobody could land under such weather conditions....

He was viewed as Hitler’s finest general, admired even by the Allies for his skills as a military leader. But to one captured British...

A Second World War enthusiast endured 42 hours of pain to have two of the conflict's most famous battles inked on his back -...
Battle of Bir Hakeim

The Battle of Bir Hakeim - The failure of Rommelhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_M-j67PJdM

The German Africa Corps, or just the Afrika Korps, was the German expeditionary force in Africa during the North African Campaign of World War...

Manfred Rommel, who has died aged 84, was Oberbürgermeister of the south German city of Stuttgart for 22 years and became Germany's most prominent...

Don Moores War Tales report:Staff Sgt. Paul Grube’s puny M3 Lee tank, with its 37-millimeter gun, was no match for German Gen. Erwin Rommel’s...

It was one of the most audacious plans of the Second World War.A crack SAS team was ordered on a death-or-glory mission to kill...

BBC: Plans to assassinate key German figures, including Erwin Rommel, in the run-up to D-Day are revealed in newly-released British intelligence files. It was...

The 1970 FOX film Patton opens with a panorama of the North African desert, and after presenting the viewer with some beautiful, if bleak, scenery during...