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95-year-old NYC man gets medal for WWII rescue

• AP
The U.S. government has recognized the World War II architect of a mission to rescue more than 500 U.S. bomber crew members shot down over Nazi-occupied Serbia.

It was the largest air rescue of Americans behind enemy lines in any war.

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Comment by Powell Gammill
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Sure in these failing times it is a US govt. distraction, but it is a heck of a story: 

http://www.historynet.com/rescue-behind-enemy-lines.htm


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