Mickey Rooney(Actor) Branch: United States Army - Job: Special Services (Radio personality with early AFN) - Rank: - Unit: AFN - Service: WWII (post WWII) - Notes: Bronze Star Medal. Army Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, and World War II Victory Medal
Generalfeldmarschall Erwin Rommel lies in his coffin prior to the funeral service. He is wearing his Knight's Cross. All of his medals were removed from his remains before cremation. Rommel, the legendary Desert Fox, was forced to commit suicide on Oct 14, 1944 because he was implicated in the plot to assassinate Hitler on July 20, 1944.