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After Edward VIII abdicated his throne in 1940 to marry Wallis Simpson he was given the position as Governor of the Bahamas. Rumours that he was a supporter of Hitler meant that, after a brief spell with the British Military Mission in France, he was sent as far away as possible during WWII.
Edward VIII- The Duke of Windsor dressed as an American Indian. Handsome & charming, his world tours as Prince of Wales made him an enormously popular celebrity around the world. He was especially taken with the United States.....