Thought that you’d heard the craziest story from WWII? Wait till you hear this one…
You’ll be hard pressed to find it in any book or taught in school; it’s called “Operation Mincemeat.”
This involved the British government’s clandestine operation of taking a corpse, dressing it up as a British soldier, and planting it on a Spanish beach for the Germans to discover.
The amount of detail that goes into this really is phenomenal.
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