Wilhelm Keitel

Wilhelm Keitel Quotes

Germany, Military
September 22, 1882October, 16, 1946.

Wilhelm Bodewin Johann Gustav Keitel was a German field marshal who served as Chief of the Armed Forces High Command (German: Oberkommando der Wehrmacht or OKW) in Nazi Germany during World War II. According to David Stahel, Keitel was "well known and reviled as Hitler’s dependable mouthpiece and habitual yes-man" among his military colleagues.