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Meet Amazing Americans Leaders & Statesmen George S. Patton Jr.

A Great Commander Loses His Temper


Photo of General Dwight D. Eisenhower.

General Dwight D. Eisenhower (left) accepted Patton's apologies for the hospital incidents.

CREDIT: U.S. Army. "General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower, walking away from airplane, with Lt. Gen. Lucius Clay, after Gen. Eisenhower's arrival for Berlin Conference, at Potsdam." 1945. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.

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