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Lt Colonel Fighting Jack Churchill, aka Mad Jack, fought throughout WW2 with a longbow and a broadsword (you can see him in front with said sword on the right while everyone else had guns), known to bring bagpipes, he volunteered for the Commandos, not because he knew what they did but “because it sounds dangerous”, and he crawled out of a concentration camp About the end of WW2, he commented “If it wasn’t for those damn Yanks, we could have kept the war going another 10 years.”

Brave: Lieutenant Colonel John 'Mad Jack' Churchill believed 'any officer who goes into action without his sword is improperly armed'

Jack & Ina Polak sparked a love affair while in the same concentration camp, exchanging love letters over the course of being held captive. They married after being liberated, and have stayed together over 60 years.

Short Sword /Sheath 6th century BC

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Poland. 1948. Teresa, a child in a residence for disturbed children, grew up in a concentration camp. She drew a picture of "home" on the blackboard.

He Documented Atrocities (1943) Sgt. William A Scott, III -- was a military photographer with the 183rd Engineer Combat Battalion **************************** African Americans were among the liberators of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp His photographs recorded African-American soldiers at the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Scott's pictures are now part of a video record of the liberation of Buchenwald on display at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. T...

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