Erwin Rommel was perhaps the most famous German Field Marshal of World War II. In '44, Allied troops were closing in on Rommel’s Corps & he ordered 4 SS divers to bury a German treasure within 6 steel ammunition boxes. The treasure supposedly is gems, gold & silver bullion & is located in an sea cave off the east coast of Corsica. In '07, historians & treasure hunters looking at a photo with a code to the treasure's location. They're sure that they are close to finding it.
Lieutenant-General Günther Rall (10 March 1918 – 4 October 2009) 3rd most successful fighter ace in history. He achieved a total of 275 victories during World War II. Knight's Cross on 3 September 1942 as Oberleutnant and Staffelkapitän of the 8./Jagdgeschwader; 134th Oak Leaves on 26 October 1942 as Oberleutnant and Staffelkapitän of the 8./Jagdgeschwader; 34th Swords on 12 September 1943 as Hauptmann and Gruppenkommandeur in the III./Jagdgeschwader 52
europeanmonarchies: TSAR NICHOLAS II AND KING GEORGE V. Said to look so alike that they were often mistaken for each other, Nicholas II and George V were first cousins through their mothers Empress Maria Fedorovna and Queen Alexandra, daughters of King Christian IX of Denmark.