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The Judy Story: The Dog With Six Lives Edwin Varley

The Judy Story: The Dog With Six Lives

Edwin Varley

Published October 1973
ISBN : 9780285621213
Paperback
163 pages
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Japanese POW 81A was a pure-bred liver-and-white English pointer called Judy — the only dog officially recognised as a Prisoner of War in World War II and viewed as a guardian angel and symbol of hope and courage for thousands of Allied troopsMoreJapanese POW 81A was a pure-bred liver-and-white English pointer called Judy — the only dog officially recognised as a Prisoner of War in World War II and viewed as a guardian angel and symbol of hope and courage for thousands of Allied troops imprisoned and tortured by the Japanese in the Far East.She saved countless lives, alerted Allied troops to dozens of hostile Japanese aircraftbefore they could even hear them and protected her beloved men against scorpions, crocodiles, tigers, poisonous snakes — and the brutal Japanese and Korean prison guards.She also cheated death countless times — hiding in rice sacks, boxes and under blankets, swimming through burning waters from torpedoed ships — and developed an extraordinary friendship with an airman called Frank.Read more: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/artic...