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jensenpark
03-20-2004, 01:43 PM
This weeks marks the 60th anniversary of the Great Escape.

Good article link here.

http://www.canada.com/search/story.html?id=47763e3a-81b6-42aa-b640-266b60282003

I did not realize until reading various articles today that the escapers were entirely from Commonwealth or conquered countries...Hollywood revisionism at work in the movie, but gotta' admit Stever McQueen was cool.

http://www.unicover.com/images/G6A876.JPG

jensenpark
03-20-2004, 01:43 PM
This weeks marks the 60th anniversary of the Great Escape.

Good article link here.

http://www.canada.com/search/story.html?id=47763e3a-81b6-42aa-b640-266b60282003

I did not realize until reading various articles today that the escapers were entirely from Commonwealth or conquered countries...Hollywood revisionism at work in the movie, but gotta' admit Stever McQueen was cool.

http://www.unicover.com/images/G6A876.JPG