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May be an interesting read: Digging for their lives: Russia's volunteer body hunters from BBC

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May be an interesting read: Digging for their lives: Russia's volunteer body hunters from BBC
Posted by castelnuovo on Monday, January 13, 2014 11:08 PM

Of the estimated 70 million people killed in World War Two, 26 million died on the Eastern front - and up to four million of them are still officially considered missing in action. But volunteers are now searching the former battlefields for the soldiers' remains, determined to give them a proper burial - and a name.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25589709

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Posted by BlackSheepTwoOneFour on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 9:50 AM

Wow. An interesting read. Thanks for sharing.

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    November 2013
  • From: Jerseyville, ON
Posted by elass0wyp0 on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 8:29 AM

Yea that was a good article, very interesting.  Thanks for posting it.

Gordy

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    March 2003
  • From: Western North Carolina
Posted by Tojo72 on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 8:34 AM

good read,thanks

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