any pics of Rommel's funeral?

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any pics of Rommel's funeral?

Post by graham23s » 10 Aug 2003 11:28

hi guys
does anyone have any pics of rommel's funeral like when the 2 officers have thier swords drawn in front of his coffin?
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Post by _The_General_ » 10 Aug 2003 12:05

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you can visit his grave online and leave a flower and a note

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=flf&GRid=2228&FLgrid=2228&

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Post by graham23s » 10 Aug 2003 13:05

@ _The_General_

thanks mate good pics and a good site will need to leave a message

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 15:33

I will post some high quality pictures of Rommels funeral this evening. Please stay patient, i promise you won't be disappointed.

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Post by _The_General_ » 10 Aug 2003 15:38

I can't wait, the ones above where found by using google. where do you have your pictures from???

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 15:52

They can be found in a new german biography of Rommel (next to some other unpublished photos).

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 21:10

Generalfeldmarschall Erwin Rommel on his deathbed (the last photo of him).
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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 21:20

His official declaration of death.
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Post by _The_General_ » 10 Aug 2003 21:24

was he buried with his awards?

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 21:35

I'm afraid i don't have precise information to give you a reliable answer, but he was honored at an act of state (where all his awards were presented to the audiance).

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 21:44

Hitlers letter of condolence, 16.10.1944
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Post by _The_General_ » 10 Aug 2003 21:45

_The_General_ wrote:was he buried with his awards?


i said it wrong, where his awards buried with him,

have you got more pictures?

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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 21:53

Rundstedt speaks at the act of state.
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Post by Beyond » 10 Aug 2003 22:00

The coffin is driven through Rommels home town Ulm.
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Post by graham23s » 10 Aug 2003 22:25

nice pics mate did hitler just send his condolences did he not attend the funeral at all?

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