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-- General George Patton Jr

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War Stories: 11 results
Escape from Stalag Luft I
Tuesday, July 26, 2005 (POW)
Captivity in the Ardennes
Tuesday, July 26, 2005 (POW)
The Great Escape, Almost
Sunday, January 25, 2004 (POW)
The Coming of the Russians
Sunday, January 25, 2004 (POW)
Memoirs of a POW
Tuesday, June 24, 2003 (POW)
For You The War Is Over Tommy
Tuesday, June 24, 2003 (POW)
Stalag Luft I, Barth
Saturday, May 03, 2003 (POW)
We Captured a Town
Saturday, May 03, 2003 (POW)
The Capture
Monday, August 12, 2002 (POW)
The Prison Camp Violin
Tuesday, September 04, 2001 (POW)
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