Japanese WWII Soldier Who Hid In Jungle For 30 Years, Dies

Posted on the January 17th, 2014 under General News by admin

Hiroo Onoda was an intelligence officer who came out of hiding on Lubang Island in the Philippines in 1974. He surrendered only when his former commander flew there to reverse his 1945 orders to stay behind. He died Thursday in Tokyo at age 91.

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