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November 9, 2013 6:54 PM

Jewish soldier's bad German saved his life during World War ll

Max Gendelman was in deep trouble when he was captured by the Nazis on Dec. 16, 1945. He was a sniper attached to the 99th Infantry and he was Jewish.

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About Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger

Dan Krieger is a professor emeritus of history at Cal Poly and past president of the California Mission Studies Association.

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