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    Desmond Doss

    Desmond Doss: Non-combatant who rescued 75 men, one at a time, while under fire Desmond Doss’ religion forbade him from carrying a gun or threatening another human life, which was very inconvenient when he was drafted into the Second World War. So Doss was a conscientious objector, placed as a...
  2. nodle

    Old WW2 Veteran runs DVD piracy operation

    Wow how long till this guy gets busted and the MPAA sues him? http://www.nytimes.c...-hero.html?_r=1
  3. nodle

    WW2: Japan's Secret Biological Weapons Program

    In 1945, just after Japan surrendered to the United States to end the second world war, a Japanese I-400 class submarine the likes of which Americans had never seen surrendered to a Navy destroyer. The Americans were surprised at the submarine's enormous size, and subsequent inspections...