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Niedźwiedź Wojtek

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PIĄTA STRONA ŚWIATA: Szeregowy Wojtek, niedźwiedź z korpusu Andersa

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PIĄTA STRONA ŚWIATA: Szeregowy Wojtek, niedźwiedź z korpusu Andersa

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c.1942: Wojtek, the Soldier Bear ‘Wojtek (1942–1963) was a Syrian brown bear cub found in Iran and adopted by soldiers of the 22nd Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps. He enjoyed wrestling and was taught to salute when greeted. He travelled to Iraq, Syria, Palestine and Egypt. He was officially drafted into the Polish Army as a private. During the Battle of Monte Cassino, Wojtek helped move ammunition. Demobilization on November 15, 1947, Wojtek was given to the Edinburgh Zoo

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Voytek the bear - Picture courtesy Imperial War Museum

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