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I Deserted Rommel by Gunther Bahnemann (1976)

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Pages crisp and clear with tight binding. Pages lightly browned. Cover worn. See images

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  • Format - Paperback
  • Pages - 256



The letter fell from Bahnemann's hands. 'I'm Leaving', he said. 'I'm deserting - tonight'.

Hearing that his father had been arrested and killed in Germany, Corporal Gunther Bahnemann, Iron Cross, despatch rider in Rommel's Afrika Korps, described that, for him, the war was over. Hours later equipped with only the barest essentials for survival, he rode out of camp into the hostile desert.

So began one of the most bizarre true escape stories of the war.


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