Quotes by Alfred Jodl

About Alfred Jodl:

Alfred Josef Ferdinand Jodl was a German military commander, attaining the position of Chief of the Operations Staff of the Armed Forces High Command (Oberkommando der Wehrmacht, or OKW) during World War II, acting as deputy to Wilhelm Keitel, and signed the unconditional surrender of Germany as a representative for German president Karl Dönitz. At Nuremberg he was tried, sentenced to death and hanged as a war criminal.

Author Bio

  • NameAlfred Jodl
  • DescriptionGerman general
  • BornMay 10, 1890
  • DiedOctober 16, 1946
  • CountryGermany
  • ProfessionSoldier; Politician
  • AwardsKnight's Cross Of The Iron Cross