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Erich Manstein | Gen. Erich von Mannstein
5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
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Jewish Bolshevik system must be wiped out once and for all and should never again be allowed to invade our European living space ... It is the same Jewish class of beings who have done so much damage to our own Fatherland by virtue of their activities against the nation and civilization, and who promote anti-German tendencies throughout the world, and who will be the harbingers of revenge. Their ...
American historians Williamson Murray and Allan Millett wrote that Manstein's message to Hitler on 24 November 1942 advising him that the 6th Army should not break out, along with Göring's statements that the Luftwaffe could supply Stalingrad, "sealed the fate of Sixth Army". Various historians, including Gerhard Weinberg, have pointed out that Manstein's version of the events at Stalingrad in ...