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Downed pilot Wally Floody, the “Tunnel King” who later settled in the Beach, sits with fellow prisoners-of-war in the Stalag Luft I prison camp. Before he was transferred to Stalag Luft III, site of the Great Escape, Floody lead 47 tunnel escape attempts at Luft I.
PHOTO: Courtesy Ted Barris