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Carlos Garduño Nuñez, 12-05-1919 — 03-02-2021

5 February 2022

Colonel Garduño Nuñez was the last surviving pilot of Mexico’s Escuadron 201, and… the last WWII Mexican combat veteran.
Incidentally, the photos are from the Russian Embassy, the then Soviet Union and Mexico having fought fascists on different fronts well before the other Allies were all in.

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  1. 5 February 2022 10:27 pm

    You need to read up on your history. The Molotov-Ribbentrop pact was one of the great crimes of the 20th century. The only ally that wasn’t all in at the time of Operation Barbarossa was the US.

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