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Lt-General Marie Pierre Koenig

(1898—1970)


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(1898–1970),

commander of the Western Desert 1st Free French Brigade at Bir Hakeim which, in June 1942, held off Rommel's forces for ten days during the Gazala battle.

Koenig fought ...

Subjects: Second World War.


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