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Victims of The Great Escape

Nov 14 2011in Evasion and Escape, Real Life Stories JacksunTags:
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Victims The day after the mass escape from Stalag Luft III, Hitler gave personal orders that every recaptured officer was to be shot. Reichsmarschall Hermann G├Âring, head of the Luftwaffe, Reichsf├╝hrer Heinrich Himmler, chief of state security, and Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel head of the German High Command, who had ultimate control over prisoners of […]

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