Jun 21, 2014
Salute to veterans: A chaotic final year of World War II
He was captured by the Germans and used as slave labor, then by the Russians, who used him as a bargaining chip and finally imprisoned by his own Army, which court-martialed him for desertion when he tried to return to his own lines.
More About Edmund Gybbon Spilsbury Who Served as Engineer for the...
Edmund Gybbon Spilsbury was one of the five original principals involved in the Pelham Manor & Huguenot Heights Association, the organization that began the development of the New York City suburb known as Pelham Manor.
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Unrepentant Nazi who killed Dutch civilians dies in prison hospital
Heinrich Boere, who murdered Dutch civilians as part of a Nazi Waffen SS hit squad during the Second World War but avoided justice for six decades, died in a prison hospital while serving a life sentence, German justice officials said Monday.