An amazing man...General Joshua Chamberlain, hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg, winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor, professor of rhetoric, Governor of Maine, and President of Bowdoin College. Also the character upon whom Jeff Daniel's character in Gettysburg was based.
Field Marshal Erwin Rommel during inspection trip to the French-Spanish border in February 1944. Reading the map with Rommel are General Hans von Obstfelder (to the right of Rommel) and Vice Admiral Friedrich Ruge (behind Rommel). The trip was part of Rommel's preparations for an Allied invasion of France.
Credit: Field Marshal Erwin Rommel (1891-1944) on the road to Cairo, 1942 (b/w photo), German Photographer (20th Century) / Private Collection / Peter Newark Military Pictures / The Bridgeman Art Library