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Discover one of the most impossible escapes of World War II
War Journal: The Incredible WWII Escape of Major Damon Rocky Gause recounts how American airman Damon "Rocky" Gause escaped a prison camp on the Bataan Peninsula in 1942, swam to nearby Corregidor Island, and then sailed with U.S. serviceman William Lloyd Osborne in a leaky 20-foot fishing boat from the Philippines to Australia. Read More »
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