The Fearless Woman-Bomber Who Died Proud, Broke, and Forgotten

Milunka Savić was the most-decorated woman in the history of warfare

Serbian heroine Milunka Savić was the most-decorated woman in history
Milunka Savić in WWI (left) and as a Lance Corporal (right) | Image from Wikipedia, altered by the author

When French President Emmanuel Macron visited Serbia in July 2019, he wanted to see the grave of Milunka Savić. At the time, 46 years had passed since she died in the small country in southeastern Europe but the French did not forget her.

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Maria Milojković, MA

Maria Milojković, MA

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