Photo Gallery The History of Parachuting Dogs

As they prepared for D-Day and the fight against Nazi Germany, the 13th Parachute Battalion of the British Army developed a new weapon: parachuting dogs. One heroic hound would even earn a medal for his service.
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Foto: Library of Congress
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Foto: blog.modernmechanix.com
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Foto: imago
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Foto: AP
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Foto: Andrew Woolhouse
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Foto: Andrew Woolhouse
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Foto: Andrew Woolhouse
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Foto: Andrew Woolhouse
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Foto: USMC
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Foto: USMC
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Foto: Corbis
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Foto: Ralph Orlowski/ Getty Images
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Foto: HO/ Reuters
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Foto: U.S. Army