Erich von Manstein

Fritz Erich Georg Eduard von Lewinski, kent as Erich von Manstein (24 November 1887 – 9 Juin 1973), wis a German commander o the Wehrmacht, Nazi Germany's airmed forces during the Seicont Warld War. He attained the rank o field marshal.

Erich von Manstein
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Field Marshal Erich von Manstein
Birth nameFritz Erich Georg Eduard von Lewinski
Born24 November 1887(1887-11-24)
Berlin, Kinrick o Proushie, German Empire
Dee'd9 Juin 1973(1973-06-09) (aged 85)
Irschenhausen, Bavarie, Wast Germany
Allegiance
Years o service1906–44
RankGeneralfeldmarschall
Commands held
Battles/wars
AwairdsKnicht's Cross o the Airn Cross wi Aik Leafs an Swuirds
Relations
Ither wirkServed as militar advisor tae the Wast German govrenment