John Sedgwick made fun of his troops for being afraid of Snipers

General Sedgwick made fun of his troops for being afraid of Snipers

General  John Sedgwick made fun of his troops for being afraid of being shot by snipers, his final words were “they couldn’t hit an elephant at this distance” right before being shot and killed by a sniper Major-General John Sedgwick was an important figure in the American Civil War and was considered by his men […]

Hitler expected General F. Paulus to commit suicide His response was

 When the battle of Stalingrad seemed lost for the Germans, Hitler expected his General, F. Paulus, to commit suicide. His response was: “I have no intention of shooting myself for this Bohemian corporal”. Paulus surrendered in Feb 2, 1943. Paulus and his staff surrendered the next day, 31 January. On the 2 February 1943 the […]