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Judy: a dog in a million

Judy: a dog in a million

Lewis, Damien, author

Judy, a beautiful English pointer, was cherished and adored by the British, Australian, American and other Allied servicemen who fought alongside her. Half beaten to death by Japanese soldiers, almost drowned in the treacherous waters of the Yangtze River whilst serving as ship's dog on British Gunboat the Gnat, bombed by Japanese warplanes in HMS Grasshopper, shipwrecked on a desert island, torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the SS Van Waerwijck and hit by Japanese fire when taken as a prisoner of war in the deep jungle, she was also a survivor

Book. English.
Published London: Quercus, 2014
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Statement of responsibility: Damien Lewis
ISBN: 1848665369, 9781848665361
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: xxiv, 359 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white), map (black and white) ; 24 cm
Subject: Prisoners of war Great Britain.; Warfare and Defence.; Dogs War use Great Britain History 20th century.; World War, 1939-1945 Naval operations, British.; Judy (Dog); Animal heroes Great Britain History 20th century.; Prisoners of war Japan.; Great Britain. Royal Navy Mascots History 20th century.