Lt Colonel Fighting Jack Churchill, aka Mad Jack - fought throughout WW2 with a longbow and a broadsword - was also known to bring bagpipes - he volunteered for the Commandos, not because he knew what they did but “because it sounds dangerous” - 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.” - atta boy World War, Mad Jack, Wwii, Hands, Jack O'Connell, Swords, British Soldiers, Training Exercise, Jack Churchill
Brave: Lieutenant Colonel John 'Mad Jack' Churchill believed 'any officer who goes into action without his sword is improperly armed'
A dark part of history: Hell's Gate - Main entrance into Auschwitz ll concentration camp - Poland ♥
"'Fighting' Jack Churchill was a British officer in World War II who, instead of arming himself with a gun, used a longbow and arrows, a Scottish broadsword, and bagpipes. During one charge against Germans in Yugoslavia, Churchill survived a mortar attack while playing 'Will Ye No Come Back Again' on his bagpipes."
He Documented Atrocities (1943) Sgt. William A Scott, III -- was a military photographer with the 183rd Engineer Combat Battalion 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.
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