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14 Lesser-Known Stories From World War II That Should Be Made Into Movies

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The European theater in WWII was such a mammoth and complex chapter in history, it's probably impossible to document every astonishing, horrifying, or heartbreaking story from that chaotic milieu. In such an enormous conflict, with so much at stake, it's inevitable some would go far beyond what seems conceivable with regards to compassion, malice, political convictions, or, in some cases, good old-fashioned weirdness. These lesser-known World War II stories are but a few examples of the rare heroism, astonishing cruelty, and bizarre improbability that marked one of the most momentous struggles in the history of civilization. Read on for some amazing true stories from WWII Europe. 

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