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War Journal: The Incredible World War II Escape of Major Damon “Rocky” Gause

The true story of one of the most impossible escapes in World War II, and the unimaginable tale of two American servicemen who survived one of the deadliest conflicts in the war. Monday, May 30 at 7 PM.

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