Remains of WWII British Soldier Found Near Tobruk

By on February 1, 2014 in The Greatest Generation

(Tripoli Post) A Libyan family in the Al-Ghaara area east of Tobruk stumbled across what is apparently the remains of a WWII British soldier. They alerted archaeological authorities, who examined the area, and recovered old Egyptian currency bearing the name of King Farouk, a pocket watch, and ink pen. Nearby were found a German medal and Nazi Cross, according to the paper.

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