Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Afrika Korps': Expeditionary Force German language Libya North African Campaign Tunisia World War II Panzer Army Africa 1941 Erwin Rommel February 12 Oberkommando der Wehrmacht Oberkommando des Heeres Operation Compass Panzer Regiment 21st Panzer Division (Germany) 33rd Infantry Division (Germany) Cyrenaica August 15 Ludwig Crüwell 1943 February 23 First Army (Italy) Giovanni Messe May 13 Folgore Parachute Brigade Fallschirm-Panzer Division 1 Hermann Göring Fallschirmjäger Ramcke Parachute Brigade Africa England Germany Franklin D. Roosevelt German East Africa German South-West Africa Winston Churchill 1942 27 Eastbourne Redoubt First Battle of El Alamein Hans-Jürgen von Arnim July 1 November 4 October 23 Royal Sussex Regiment Second Battle of El Alamein Hans von Luck 200 days of anxiety Battle of the Duisburg Convoy Desert Victory