July 1, 1916. The First Day of the Battle of the Somme. Despite the heavy loss of life and failure to achieve the expected breakthrough, Field Marshal Haig and General Rawlinson deemed the attack a success, so much that the offensive was to continue for a further four months, only ending with the onset of winter. - prisonersofeternity.co.uk

July 1, 1916. The First Day of the Battle of the Somme. Despite the heavy loss of life and failure to achieve the expected breakthrough, Field Marshal Haig and General Rawlinson deemed the attack a success, so much that the offensive was to continue for a further four months, only ending with the onset of winter. - prisonersofeternity.co.uk

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[1943] Color photograph of Adolf Hitler with General Heinz Guderian and Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel in R genwalde Germany 19 March 1943

[1943] Color photograph of Adolf Hitler with General Heinz Guderian and Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel in R genwalde Germany 19 March 1943

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"Monty" Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976)

"Monty" Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC (1887-1976)

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Erwin Rommel. Only Nazi general to have a museum named after him. Great man. He always showed mercy on captured Allied Commandos

Erwin Rommel. Only Nazi general to have a museum named after him. Great man. He always showed mercy on captured Allied Commandos

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field marshal Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel

field marshal Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel

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Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (l) talks with Italian allies in the field during the…

Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (l) talks with Italian allies in the field during the…

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Death mask of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, discovered by U.S. Seventh Army troops in 1945.

Death mask of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, discovered by U.S. Seventh Army troops in 1945.

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Field Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein and Hindhead (1887–1976), GCB, DSO by Herbert James Gunn

Field Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein and Hindhead (1887–1976), GCB, DSO by Herbert James Gunn

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