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Erwin Rommel

(1891—1944) German Field

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Rommel, Erwin

Rommel, Erwin (1891–1944)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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(1891–1944), German general.

Born in Germany, Rommel served with distinction in World War I, winning the coveted Pour

Rommel, Field Marshal Erwin

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The Oxford Companion to World War II

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(1891–1944),

one of Hitler's most charismatic generals, who was best known for his victories during the Western Desert

Rommel, Erwin, Generalfeldmarschall

Rommel, Erwin, Generalfeldmarschall (1891–1944)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to German Literature (3 ed.)

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(Heidenheim, Württemberg, 1891–1944, nr. Ulm),

served as an infantry officer in the 1914–18 War and was decorated for bravery.

Rommel, FM Erwin

Rommel, FM Erwin (1891–1944)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Military History

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Known to the British as the ‘Desert Fox’, Rommel received the following encomium from Churchill: ‘We have a very

Rommel, Erwin

Rommel, Erwin (1891–1944)   Reference library

The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

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German field marshal, known as the “Desert Fox.” After the annexation of Austria in 1938, Rommel became commandant of an officers' school near Vienna; his opportunity for advancement came ... More
Rommel, Erwin

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World Encyclopedia

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Rommel commanded tanks in France in 1940, and later led the Afrika Korps in a victorious campaign in North

Rommel, Erwin

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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German field-marshal who commanded Axis forces during the North African campaign in World War II.

The son of a teacher, ...

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