By Robert Weintraub
Flight technician Frank Williams and Judy, a purebred pointer, met within the impossible of areas: an international struggle II internment camp within the Pacific. Judy was once a fiercely unswerving puppy, with a willing feel for who used to be buddy and who was once foe, and the pair's courting deepened all through their captivity. whilst the prisoners suffered beatings, Judy may many times threat her existence to interfere. She survived bombings and different near-death stories and have become a beacon not just for Frank yet for all of the males, who observed in her survival a flicker of desire for his or her own.
Judy's devotion to these she used to be interned with used to be matched through their love for her, which helped hold the lads and their puppy alive regardless of the ever present risk of dying through sickness or the rifles of the guards. At one aspect, deep in depression and hunger, Frank reflected killing himself and the puppy to avoid both from observing the opposite die. yet either have been rescued, and Judy spent the remainder of her lifestyles with Frank. She turned the war's in simple terms legit dogs POW, and after she died at age fourteen, Frank could not carry himself to ever have one other puppy. Their story--of an unbreakable bond cast within the worst circumstances--is one of many nice undiscovered sagas of worldwide struggle II.
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No Better Friend: One Man, One Dog, and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage and Survival in WWII by Robert Weintraub