German movie "Rommel"?

Update: In the German movie "Rommel", after the failure of Valkrie, it all fell apart. It is well known the Kluge was summoned to Berlin to face Hitler and poisoned himself on the way, (which was not portrayed, but implied). BUT before that, a scene was played out where a prominent general was driving on the way... show more In the German movie "Rommel", after the failure of Valkrie, it all fell apart. It is well known the Kluge was summoned to Berlin to face Hitler and poisoned himself on the way, (which was not portrayed, but implied).
BUT before that, a scene was played out where a prominent general was driving on the way to Berlin and told his driver to stop near the Verdun battlefield, where he stepped out and shot himself.
WHO was this general?
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