21 April '41: Rommel awarded with the Italian Medal for bravery in silver. Few Panzer III Tropen in the foreground. Rommel's leadership of German and Italian forces in the North African campaign established him as one of the most able commanders of the war, and earned him the appellation of the Desert Fox. He is regarded as one of the most skilled commanders of desert warfare in the conflict.
WACs employed by a training unit at Fort Benning, Georgia on 8 July 1944. US Army Signal Corps, Gift in Memory of Maurice T. White, from The Digital Collections of the National WWII Museum, 2011.065.1347 ~