Hitler evasive over operational decisions
6th February 1943: Manstein meets Hitler and assesses his approach to military decision making
On the 6th February a Condor aircraft was despatched to collect Field Marshal von Manstein1 for a conference with Hitler. In the wake of Stalingrad the German armies in the eastern front were still in a dire situation. von Manstein was now commanding the 'Army Group Don'.
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