Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (1891-1944), popularly known to both sides as the Desert Fox (Wüstenfuchs), somewhere in North Africa. (ca. 1942) Rommel is regarded as having been a humane and professional officer. His Afrikakorps was never accused of war crimes, and captured Allied soldiers were reported to have been treated humanely. In all theaters of his command, he ignored orders to kill captured commandos, Jewish soldiers, and civilians....
World War II: Colonel General Heinz Guderian: Colonel General Heinz Guderian
January 1944: column of Panzer IV Ausf. H from Pz.-Regt. 35 (4. Pz.-Div.) on Eastern front.
Erwin Rommel, The Desert Fox, Commander of German forces in North Africa
Erwin Rommel: The Desert Fox, commander of German forces in North Africa respected by his enemies