Seeing the opportunity for escape, Erwin shouts for the soldiers to withdraw. We helped my father into his leather coat. [78] Erwin, seeing the best sends off the Survey Corps has ever received, cheers a loud scream back at them as he raises his one arm into the air, leaving his subordinates surprised for this unusual reaction. Seizing the opportunity, Erwin promises that he will station Eren under Levi if he is allowed to join the Survey Corps, ensuring that he will be kept under control. But before Hange departs for one last Titan battle, the Commander bestows the title onto a shocked Armin, naming him the 15th Commander of the Survey Corps. Using smoke signals as cover, they charge the Beast Titan head-on with battle cries. But in the privates of his office they should be able to step down from their ranks and be friendlier with each other. A brilliant tactician, and a gentleman, he unfortunately was on the wrong side of history. He decides the corps does not have enough time to see if the Titan will weaken under repeated assaults and calls Keiji over to prepare explosives to blow off the Female Titan's hands at the wrists to avoid killing the person inside. However, Erwin confesses that seeing what is in the basement is more important to him than living and that he must be there to see this moment for humanity. Commander Erwin spotted you out of the whole crowd and smiled as he told a few of his squad members to go follow him. He also wore a small, emerald bolo tie around his neck similar to the other military commanders, Nile Dok and Dot Pixis. Hange suspects Reiner and Bertolt have gone there. Erwin was woken up by the sound of sheets shuffling and the absence of the warmth from his hold but, the blond made no move to wake up. High Times with the Commander [Erwin Smith x Reader] Fanfiction. They declare that there is need to tolerate such a group as the Survey Corps within the Walls. [80] Erwin is aware that their enemies know about the operation to seal the Wall and investigate the basement, so he has 100 soldiers covered by their hoods rush the gate so that the enemy will be unable to know which soldier is Eren until he has sealed the gate. Need I say more? was the 13th commander (団長 Danchō?) [85], As he observes the battle from atop Wall Maria, Erwin notes the Corps' lack of manpower, prompting him to reflect on the lives lost under his command, being sent to their deaths for his own ambitions of proving his father's theories of the outside world right. He stood tall above most members of the Scout Regiment, with his blond hair kept neatly parted on the left side.Erwin always wore a calm, collected expression on his face, his icy blue eyes being one of his most striking features. [59], Erwin and Moblit head to the Reiss Chapel in order to save Eren and Historia, In the evening, Erwin meets up with Pixis and Anka at a military barracks filled with waiting Survey Corps soldiers to head to Reiss Chapel. Although his proposal had been rejected, Erwin began implementing his strategies in his own squad, and over time other soldiers and the populace began to notice that his squad would take no casualties, whereas Shadis would often be the only survivor of his charges. Hange explains that analyzing it is impossible because the fluid evaporates in contact with air. After the first barrage of rocks is thrown, Erwin is struck and a rock flies through the left side of his waist and through his horse's head and neck. [26], Erwin later appears at the recruitment drive where the 104th Training Corps choose their path. Other than that enjoy :) #attackontitan #commandererwinsmith #erwinsmith #shingekinokyojin #snk The Military Police have been forced to come out and help fight against the Titans. Too innocent to realize why his father would not discuss this in the classroom, Erwin shared it with the other kids in town, which resulted in his father's "accidental" death, arranged by the Military Police Brigade's First Interior Squad. I have asked that it should take place in Ulm. Erwin Smith is an Omega, but manages to conceal the truth with the help of his friends and medicaments until one day a new alpha joins the survey corps. 'Shall I take the money with me?'. [29], The Special Operations Squad leads the Female Titan into Erwin's trap, where he orders the firing of the Special target restraining weapon. If I accept, none of the usual steps will be taken against my family, that is against you. Erwin's coup has succeeded. The two generals climbed quickly into their seats and the doors were slammed. 'I believe it. My father now spoke more quickly. "Eyebrow" (Childhood)[1] Erwin's last words were a question that he had asked his father a long time ago, the answer of which led to his subsequent death. [11] This had rendered him suicidal; only his obsession with learning the truth about the world pushed him forward. [68] With the success of the Executioner from Hell, Erwin tells Zackly and the other heads of the military that the Survey Corps is preparing for the retaking of Shiganshina and that preparations will be ready in a month. Phil tells him the corps engaged the Colossus and Armored Titans, but the battle was over by the time Phil's unit was able to join. Eren throws the net full of gunpowder barrels into the massive Titan's mouth, and the entire package explodes due to the sheer heat of the Titan. Male Erwin always wore a calm and collected expression on his face, with his icy blue eyes being one of his most striking features. The Female Titan is torn to pieces and Erwin calls his soldiers to retreat and return to Karanes. They will also leave my staff alone. [70], After the meeting, Erwin, Pixis, Hange, Levi and Zackly have a private meeting. Erwin rides over to them and finds out that only Hange is hurt, and not too badly. When the driver was permitted to return ten minutes or so later, he saw my father sunk forward with his cap off and the marshal's baton fallen from his hand. At that moment Levi decided that it was time for Erwin to finally rest. Field Marshal Erwin Rommels Last Words To His Son Before Committing Suicide After Being Implicated In The Plot To Kill Hitler. They arrive as the sun is setting and when they see the light from a Titan transformation inside the forest Erwin notes that they have arrived in time. Then we walked out of the house together. They then discuss why Grisha did not speak of the information he had to the Survey Corps but also committed the killing of the Reiss family the day Wall Maria fell. The Survey Corps is blamed for the death of Dimo Reeves and Erwin is taken away. My father pushed his Marshal's baton under his left arm, and with his face calm, gave Aldinger and me his hand once more before getting in the car. Undeterred, Historia asks if he thinks people are naive enough to follow someone who is a ruler only in name. Since he was able to make such commitments, he was a master strategist, shown multiple times through actions like capturing the Female Titan and leading a group of Titans to distract the Armored Titan so the military could save Eren. The recruits are distraught at the plan, asking if it is even worth the effort if they will die anyway. [54], Erwin is led away to the gallows after his impassioned plea, Despite his persistent defense of the Survey Corps, even in the face of the Interior Military Police's questioning, Erwin's words fall on deaf ears. Hange and Levi sit with their fallen Commander and friend, Upon arriving, the realization that Erwin is still alive causes a conflict between the remaining soldiers, who are divided on whether to save him or Armin with the only Titan injection that they have. October 14th[2] Name [61], Levi informs Erwin that the giant Titan is Rod Reiss and Eren's scream is not working to stop him, so the Survey Corps falls back to Orvud District to prepare fighting it, using the civilian population as bait. Species [39] As Titans continue to approach, Erwin tries to maneuver the formation, but they end up being hemmed in on both sides as well as ahead of them. He tries to convince him, with the threat of breaking his legs, to stay behind in the Trost District due to the fact that his missing arm would make him "Titan food," especially on the front lines. When all is said and done, Erwin's body is laid to rest in an abandoned house with his cloak draped over his body and flowers set next to the bed where he lays.[96]. On the way he meets with Nile Dok, who is guarded about the reason Erwin called him. Then we went downstairs together. [18], In the year 845, Erwin takes part in an expedition beyond Wall Maria. [31], Erwin orders his soldiers to defend the Female Titan, Before that can happen, the Female Titan screams and Mike alerts Erwin to multiple Titans approaching from all directions. [52] However, Pixis is reluctant to participate because they do not understand the reasons behind the government's secrecy and they could have valuable skills or knowledge the military would be unable to replace. He was calm as he continued: 'To die by the hand of one's own people is hard. WARNING: Drug Use and Profanity up ahead. [89], When Zeke begins assaulting the Survey Corps to the north with a barrage of stones and boulders, Erwin orders their retreat and joins with them at the base of the Wall. Just as Levi was about to inject Erwin's arm with the serum, Erwin quickly pushed his hand aside and blurted out the question, " Sir, how do you know for sure there's nobody on the other side of the walls? Erwin thinks it was a mistake to have based their assumption of the Female Titan's abilities on Eren, who is a complete novice when it comes to his power. Furthermore, despite his desire to understand the truth of the world being stronger than humanity's victory, Erwin made the selfless decision to go charging in the front lines alongside his soldiers and sacrifice the chance of knowing what was in the basement, effectively abandoning his dream. Book by Erwin Rommel, p. 62, 1937. One of the Survey Corps members reports that Squad Levi is here, having successfully rescued Eren and Historia. His eyebrows were also quite noticeable, being very thick and bushy.Erwin typically dressed in the standard military uniform, donning the Scout Regiment's signatu… Erwin Smithエルヴィン・スミスEruvin Sumisu [88] Seeing the Colossus Titan, Erwin questions if everything is going according to the Beast Titan's plan. Aldinger lifted the receiver and my father's death was duly reported. [51], When Nifa arrives, confirming the Reiss family as the true royal bloodline, Erwin proposes that they meet with Rod Reiss, and if that does not work, replace the King with Historia. [a town near Rommel's home] In a quarter of an hour, you, Aldinger, will receive a telephone call from the Wagnerschule reserve hospital in Ulm to say that I've had a brain seizure on the way to a conference.' Only after being coerced by Levi did he reveal his strategy. Dina Yeager's last words before becoming a mindless Titan and being killed years later. 'It's all been prepared to the last detail. During his speech, Erwin makes public that they will get to the basement and maybe will find clues that may free them of domination by Titans, which makes Armin think that he must have an agenda. [30] When Levi and Mike try to cut through the Female Titan's hands to the nape, Erwin notes that it can selectively harden its body, similar to what he has heard about the Armored Titan. It is hot enough to ignite trees and Erwin orders his soldiers to get back and evacuate any nearby civilians. Wall Rose Erwin listens as Hange explains that Grisha Yeager had the power of the Titans from outside the Walls. Regardless of their corruption and selfishness, humanity had survived this long under their guardianship. In the middle of the trial Eren loses his temper, prompting Levi to beat him in front of everyone to prove that he can be controlled. ∞[3] [77] Erwin and other high-ranking soldiers salute to members of the other branches and head to the Wall. "In view of my services in Africa," ' he quoted sarcastically, 'I am to have the chance of dying by poison. It was a constant struggle between the two and Erwin knew Nile was not very fond of him, but this was not about personal things. Operation Overlord was the codename for the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II.The operation was launched on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings.A 1,200-plane airborne assault preceded an amphibious assault involving more than 5,000 vessels. But once he has their confidence, his men will follow him through hell and high water. He continually defied orders (even from Hitler) to execute prisoners of war that he captured during the North Africa Campaign and elsewhere, and treated them well. Relatives [35] After arriving in Stohess District and fighting breaks out against the Female Titan, he is questioned by Nile Dok who orders his troops to support the operation. Erwin appoints Hange the next Commander of the Survey Corps should anything happen to him and heads outside to meet the Military Police. He cared more about discovering the secrets hidden in Eren's basement and finally proving his father's theories correct - possibly as a means to alleviate his guilt for the part he played in his death - than he did about retaking the lost territory of Wall Maria. 1 Canon 2 Behind the Scenes 3 Fanon 4 Fandom 5 Lists 6 Gallery 6.1 Manga 7 Navigation In "A Choice with No Regrets" it is shown that Levi once intended to kill Erwin to gain citizenship on the surface. 'I have just had to tell your mother,' he began slowly, 'that I shall be dead in a quarter of an hour.'. Erwin informs Captain Levi of their desperate situation, having lost many of their soldiers as well as their advantage in the battle. If a single word of this comes out, they will no longer feel themselves bound by the agreement.'. Aldinger had meanwhile been engaged in conversation by the General's escort to keep him away from my father. He realized that everyone else was fighting for the sake of humanity, whereas he was only fighting for himself. Erwin then formulates a plan to use Eren's Titan form to retake Wall Maria so they can investigate the basement. Levi explains that it was ultimately him that chose to save Armin. The S.S. driver swung the door open and stood to attention. 'It's better for one to die than for all of us to be killed in a shooting affray. 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