World’s Strangest

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‘The Great Escape’ 4th tunnel ‘George’ found

A fourth escape tunnel built by prisoners of the PoW camp Stalag Luft III has been discovered in poland. The daring escape attempt by imprionsed RAF o…

Britain’s oldest ballet dancer at 91

A former Japanese POW is believed to be Britain’s oldest ballet dancer and shows no sign of stopping. At 80 years of age, John Lowe bought a house and…

The Story of the Vietnam POW Bracelets

In the early 1970s, millions of Americans bought and wore metal bracelets inscribed with the name of one American who was missing in action or a POW in Vietnam. Those bracelets were the project of Carol Bates Brown, who was a student at what is now Cal State Northridge and a member of the conservative [...]