Wojtek, the soldier bear from the Polish Army
On 7th November an unusual ceremony took place in Edinburgh: a monument to a soldier bear was unveiled to hundreds of people gathered in the middle of town. The statue had been commissioned by the Wojtek Memorial Trust, an organisation set up in 2008 by Aileen Orr. She is also...
War bear Wojtek to hit the big screen - Deadline News
A BEAR renowned for its help in some of the most significant battles of the Second World War is to have a Hollywood film made about him. Wojtek, a Syrian brown bear who drank two bottles of beer a day, fought alongside Polish soldiers during the war before spending his final years at Edinburgh zoo. […]
Bear Soldier Wojtek - Beauty will save
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