Day Tripping: January 24

Storied Lives

By Groverva at English Wikipedia — Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2729228

There are some stories that are unlikely to occur again in the age of technology. This one caused a sensation for years.

In 1944, ten soldiers of the Imperial Japanese Army went into hiding after American forces captured the island in The Battle of Guam. After seven of the Japanese men eventually moved on, Sargeant Soichi Yokoi stayed behind with two other men.

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