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On the evening of April 14, 1945, Canadian soldier Léo Major single-handedly liberated the Dutch town of Zwolle from the Nazis, in a story that’s almost too incredible to be true.
The late Major is the only Canadian ever to receive a Distinguished Conduct Medal
This story was originally published on CBC News. To read the rest of this news worthy story, please visit http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/leo-major-montreal-zwolle-nazis-1.4660487?cmp=rss.