Field Marshall Albert Kesselring was among the quietest and most brilliant of the German generals in He initiated the smashing German successes in Russia and Africa and when the tides turned against Germany, he fought the Allies to standstill in Italy.
Evil Nazis Hermann Goering A veteran, the Reichsmarschall was head of the luftwaffe, and the founder of the gestapo. After the fall of France he stole millions of pounds worth of art from Jews, and amassed a personal fortune.
■ Field Marshal Fedor von Bock (1880-1945) commanded army groups during the invasions of Poland, France, and the Soviet Union, as well as the attempt to capture Moscow. Bock preferred an early withdrawal, but the Soviet counterattack drove the Germans into retreat, and Hitler relieved him of command. He personally despised Nazism, though he did not join plots to overthrow Hitler nor did he file protests over the treatment of civilians by the SS. He was killed by a strafing fighter on 4-5-45
Wilhelm Hosenfeld May 1895 – 13 August was a German Army officer who rose to the rank of Hauptmann by the end of the war. He helped to hide or rescue several Poles, including Jews, in Nazi-occupied Poland. He died in Soviet captivity.