7 whyThe Allies were fighting against the Axis Powers
8 howThe troops from both sides got to North Africa by boat and plane.
9 Significance to the war Rommel was an officer from Germany and was very good at implementing strategiesMontgomery was an officer from England and was very encouraging to his troops
10 comparison Rommel Both Montgomery Fought on the Axis side Was born and raised in GermanyAt first he supported Hitler’s campaign but at the end, he said that Hitler should be put on trial.Command leadersWere fighting for North AfricaWere very good strategical thinkersFought on the Allied sideWas born in England and ranked up in the military thereWore a trademark black beret.
14 Fun facts Erwin Rommel’s nickname was “Desert Fox” Bernard Montgomery's dad was a bishop in Tasmania for twelve yearsOne of the pranks that Montgomery pulled while in military academy was to light the shirt of a fellow classmate on fire
15 highlights Rommel Montgomery German British Lost operation Torch because his supplies for the troops never cameHelped command the landing for D-Day
16 bibliographyCollier, Richard. The War in the Desert. Time-Life Books 1997.Howes, Kelly King. World War II: Biographies. Detroit 1999.