Moe Berg: The Boston Red Sox Catcher Who May Have Changed the Course of World War II

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    Moe Berg: The Boston Red Sox Catcher Who May Have Changed the Course of World War II

    The third-string catcher secretly served as a spy for American intelligence during WWII...

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    This Hard-Luck WWII Soldier Survived the Bataan Death March, Torture, and the Atomic Bomb

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    This Hard-Luck WWII Soldier Survived the Bataan Death March, Torture, and the Atomic Bomb

    His captivity began with the infamous Bataan Death March and only ended with the surrender of Japan.

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    5 Dramatic WWII POW Escape Attempts—All By the Same Pilot

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    5 Dramatic WWII POW Escape Attempts—All By the Same Pilot

    His exploits as an escapee may have earned him a spot in Hollywood lore.

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    That Time a WWII Bomber Pilot Climbed Onto the Wing Mid-Flight to Save His Crew

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    That Time a WWII Bomber Pilot Climbed Onto the Wing Mid-Flight to Save His Crew

    His crew tied a rope around his chest and he made his way onto the wing to extinguish the blaze.

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    That Time Two Luxurious Ocean Liners Fought an Intense Naval Battle

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    That Time Two Luxurious Ocean Liners Fought an Intense Naval Battle

    The vessels met in open water, and a ferocious naval battle ensued.

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

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