The WWI soldier who refused to die



2015-07-06 16:36:51

Robert Collie served in the army during the First World War. He survived the Somme and Ypres before being shot and left for dead on a pile of bodies at Passchendale.After an Indian medic saw him twitching he was saved and carried on serving until after the war ended. His son, also called Robert, has recently decided to sell his father's 13 medals. Read the story, it's incredible.
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