FIELD MARSHAL ERWIN ROMMEL

FIELD MARSHAL ERWIN ROMMEL (1891–1944)

Popularly known as the Desert Fox, distinguished himself as the Commander of the 7th Panzer Division and for his leadership in the North African campaign. Alleged to have been involved in the failed July, 1944 plot to assassinate Hitler, Rommel committed suicide by taking a cyanide capsule.

Read more in Kill The Fuhrer by Paula Astridge