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from the Second World War. He would carry an onion around his neck that he would
bite into as a snack and often went without clothing.
Major Bernard Fergusson served in the Black Watch before being given command
of the 16th Infantry Brigade which was to be converted into a Chindits formation
to operate deep behind the Japanese lines.
George Albert Cairns won the Victoria Cross after he was attacked by a
Japanese officer who with his sword hacked off the lieutenant's left arm. The
latter killed the officer, picked up the sword and continued to lead his men,
slashing left and right with the captured sword, killing and wounding several of
the enemy before he himself fell to the ground. This action so inspired his
comrades that the Japanese were completely routed, a very rare occurrence at
3 speciality Metal Chindits soldiers
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