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By RAYMOND A. CALLAHAN
Confronted with the seeming impossible in the Middle East, Wavell acquitted himself well and was promoted as often as he was sacked.
Tags: 8th Army, Benito Mussolini, Bernard Freyberg, Bletchley Park, Charles de Gaulle, Claude Auchinleck, Desert Rats, Indian Army, Iraqforce, Irwin Rommel, Middle East, Operation Compass, Orde Wingate, Raymond A. Callahan, Vichy France, Winston S. Churchill,
By BRADLEY TOLPPANEN
Lifetime friend and trusted collaborator, Louis Spears knew France and the French as few Britons, serving faithfully in peace and war.
Tags: Alfred Duff Cooper, Anthony Eden, Archibald Sinclair, Bradley Tolppanen, Charles de Gaulle, Charles Lanrezac, Dakar Expedition, Fashoda Incident, Georges Clemenceau, Harold Macmillan, Louis Spears, Neville Chamberlain, Paul Reynaud, Stanley Baldwin, Vichy France, Winston S. Churchill,