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Fearless World War Two woman spy who was dropped by submarine into occupied Norway before becoming Bletchley Park codebreaker dies aged 91

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Fearless World War Two woman spy who slipped into occupied Norway aboard a submarine before becoming Bletchley Park codebreaker dies aged 91 Received Bletchley Park Badge and The Freedom of Bletchley Park honour for her 'vital work' in Second World War Kept code-breaking work secret - even from her family - until last year Operations helped famous sabotage attack by 'Heroes of Telemark', immortalised in 1965 film After mission was over Sigrid Green walked from Norway to Sweden.

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Flight Officer Johnny Smythe, from Sierra Leone, enlisted in the RAF in 1939. He was one of four out of a class of 90, to complete the tough training to be a Navigator. On his 28th bomber mission, in November 1943, he was wounded, shot down, and captured by Germans who could not believe they were looking at a Black officer. In Stalag Luft One, Smythe worked on the escape committee, but couldn’t break out himself: "I don’t think a six-foot-five black man would’ve got very far in Pomerania."

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Hark Hatfield, 73, and his wife, who was Ollie McCoy, sit quietly in the sun

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Doc Holliday (1851-1887). American gambler, gunfighter, and dentist of the American Old West who is usually remembered for his friendship with Wyatt Earp and his involvement in the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

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General Dwight D. Eisenhower, General George S. Patton, President Harry S. Truman in Berlin, 1945.

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Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounded By People He Saved From The Holocaust

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Reaction from the man who saved over 600 children from the holocaust and finds out that he is surrounded by those he saved. His name is Nicholas Winton.

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Anuradha Koirala. Founder and Director of Maiti Nepal. This group has rescued over 12,000 women and girls from sex slavery.

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Louis Zamperini, Olympian and ‘Unbroken’ War Survivor, Dies at 97

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In loving memory of Louis Zamperini, a true American hero.

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Want to see what hate looks like? Here it is - Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels, upon hearing that his photographer - Alfred Eisenstaedt - was Jewish., He blamed the defeat of Germany on the German people and not Hitler. On May 1st, 1945, he gave poison to his six children and then shot his wife and himself.

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Oskar Schindler - the unlikeliest of role models took steps from the darkness of Nazism towards the light of heroism by saving Jews.

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October 1974

Oskar Shindler. Oskar Schindler (28 April 1908 – 9 October 1974) was an ethnic German industrialist born in Moravia. He is credited with saving over 1,100[1][2] Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories, which were located in what is now Poland and the Czech Republic respectively.[3] He is the subject of the novel Schindler's Ark, and the film based on it, Schindler's List.[4]

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Starting in October 1943, Marianne Cohen, a member of the French Resistance, smuggled groups of children to Switzerland until she was arrested in May 1944, with a group of 28 children. The Jewish members of the underground planned to rescue her but she refused, lest her escape endanger the children. The children were rescued, but Marianne Cohn was kidnapped by members of the special services from Lyon on July 3, 1944, severely tortured and murdered in Ville la Grand, near Annemasse.

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Former child actor, star of "Our Gang" ,Carl Switzer (Alfalfa) was shot to death and killed in a fight on Jan. 21, 1959. He was 33 years old.

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George W. comforting a girl who lost her mom in the World Trade Center on 9-11. || I think for a lot of people personally touched by 9/11, there was a sense that President Bush really understood their pain & to a certain degree experienced it along with them. He also comforted people with his quiet resolve in confronting the enemies of America who perpetrated the attacks.

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Oskar Schindler risked his life to save others

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One of the greatest heroes of WW2, selfless and fearless . Audie Murphy is still one of the most decorated soldiers in history.

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Bronka Klibanski, 1942. Jewish resistance. She obtained critical weapons for the Bialystok ghetto revolt, gathered intelligence, rescued other Jews and saved the secret archive of the ghetto; continued her underground activities after the Bialystok ghetto was destroyed, working with five young women to continue rescuing & helping Jews. They also smuggled weapons, supplies and medicine to the partisans in the forests near Bialystok, and were awarded medals as heroines of the USSR after the…