Alexander of Tunis


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Alexander of Tu·nis

 (to͞o′nĭs, tyo͞o′-), First Earl Title of Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander. 1891-1969.
British field marshal who during World War II led maneuvers at Dunkirk and in Burma, North Africa, and Italy.
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Stewart, author of several books on military history, details the campaigns of Alexander of Tunis from 1940 to 1945.
To be sure, Field Marshal Earl Alexander of Tunis, as he later became known, was one of the outstanding British military commanders of the 20th century.