Erwin Rommel

Erwin Rommel and his staff, Western Desert

Love him or hate him, Edwin Rommel screams class in every photo. Rommel was a gallant enemy. He didn’t order his men to execute troops. He didn’t set [...]

Erwin Rommel inspecting the defenses in Normandy

Adolph Hitler put Field Marshall Rommel in charge of the French Atlantic wall and the defense of Europe from an Allies cross-channel invasion in 1944. [...]

Erwin Rommel helps to push his stuck staff car somewhere in Northern Africa

Rommel was well respected by his men and enemies. He was a general that had “my men first, then me” kind of attitude. There were sometimes that he [...]