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Andrew Hodges Behind Nazi Lines

August 14, 201514 min
An elite British S.A.S. operative on an assassination mission gone wrong. A Jewish New Yorker injured in a Nazi ambush. An eighteen-year-old Gary Cooper lookalike from Mobile, Alabama. In 1944, hundreds of Allied soldiers were trapped in prisoner-of-war camps in occupied France, fighting brutal conditions and unsympathetic captors. The odds of their survival were long. The odds of escaping, even longer. But one man had the courage to fight the odds. In BEHIND NAZI LINES: My Father’s Heroic Quest to Save 149 World War II POW’s, Andrew Hodges tells the true story of his father’s brave mission behind enemy lines to negotiate the safety of prisoners. Join Andrew Hodges on Thursday, August 6th as he shares this remarkable true story of one man’s selflessness, ingenuity, and victory in the face of impossible adversity. Andy Hodges had been excluded from military service due to a lingering shoulder injury from his college-football days. Devastated but determined, he refused to sit a

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