6 Quotes By Erich Ludendorff
General of German Army (1916-18)
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Erich Ludendorff was a world renowned German general whose contribution in the victories of ‘Battle of Liège’ and the ‘Battle of Tannenberg’ was quite significant. Erich joined the German general staff in 1894, at the age of 18, where he helped in the revision of the Schlieffen Plan. In 1914, after World War I broke out, Erich became the General to von Bulow’s Second Army and was soon promoted as the Chief of Staff under Paul von Hindenburg. He also played an important role in the ‘Treaty of Brest-Litovsk,’ after Russia’s withdrawal from the war. He resigned in 1918 after the collapse of German allies. He also ran for the post of president against Hindenburg in 1925. He was a member of the Reichstag, from 1924 to 1928. Here are some of Erich Ludendorff quotes on war, leadership, giving up, victory, etc.