World War II

World War II

World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis.

World War Ii People (First 48 people) - Page 0

George McGovern

George McGovern

Former U.S. senator

Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

Actor

Arthur W. Radford

Arthur W. Radford

Aviator

Edward A. Craig

Edward A. Craig

Commissioned officer

J. William Middendorf

J. William Middendorf

Former United States Secretary of the Navy

Alfred Jodl

Alfred Jodl

German commander

Jan Kubiš

Jan Kubiš

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovakia

Erich von Manstein

Erich von Manstein

German general

Bob Tizard

Bob Tizard

Former Minister of Health of New Zealand

Enoch Powell

Enoch Powell

Former Secretary of State for Health of the United Kingdom

William Milliken

William Milliken

Former Governor of Michigan

Richard E. Cole

Richard E. Cole

Sam Yorty

Sam Yorty

American Politician

John Lindsay

John Lindsay

Commanding officer

Jack Churchill

Jack Churchill

British officer

Arthur Schmidt

Arthur Schmidt

American film editor

Chester W. Nimitz

Chester W. Nimitz

Admiral

Paddy Mayne

Paddy Mayne

Rugby union player

Jock Lewes

Jock Lewes

British officer

Anders Lassen

Anders Lassen

Danish soldier

Stephen Ward

Stephen Ward

Artist

Lawrence N. Guarino

Lawrence N. Guarino

Officer

Victor H. Krulak

Victor H. Krulak

Author

Édouard Daladier

Édouard Daladier

Former Minister of the Armed Forces of France

Otto Günsche

Otto Günsche

Military officer

Adolf Opálka

Adolf Opálka

Soldier

Robert Mulka

Robert Mulka

Emil Maurice

Emil Maurice

German chauffeur

Wilhelm Mohnke

Wilhelm Mohnke

German military officer

Helmuth Weidling

Helmuth Weidling

German general

Wilhelm Burgdorf

Wilhelm Burgdorf

Military personnel

Robert Ritter von Greim

Robert Ritter von Greim

German commander

Franz Halder

Franz Halder

General

Günther von Kluge

Günther von Kluge

German commander

Fedor von Bock

Fedor von Bock

German-German commander

Friedrich Paulus

Friedrich Paulus

German commanding officer

Hermann Hoth

Hermann Hoth

German commander

Walther von Reichenau

Walther von Reichenau

Commander

Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb

Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb

Military officer

Maximilian von Weichs

Maximilian von Weichs

German commander

Farley Mowat

Farley Mowat

Canadian writer

Peter Rachman

Peter Rachman

Landlord

Bud Anderson

Bud Anderson

American test pilot

Henry Sturgis Morgan Jr.

Henry Sturgis Morgan Jr.

Quentin Roosevelt II

Quentin Roosevelt II

Robert Henry Cain

Robert Henry Cain

Military officer

Peggy Fortnum

Peggy Fortnum

Illustrator

Kirill Meretskov

Kirill Meretskov

Commander

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