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Polish soldiers of the 22nd Artillery Supply Company, II Corps pose with their mascot, Wojtek, a Syrian brown bear and possibly one of the best recognized mascots of the war era. In 1942, a local boy found a bear cub near Hamadan, Iran whose mother had been shot. He sold the cub to Irena “Inka” Bokiewicz, a young Polish refugee walking across the Elbruz mountains as she escaped from the Soviet Union with the Polish Anders’ Army. When he became too big to care for, she gave him to the Polish…

Wojtek was a Syrian brown bear cub found in Iran and adopted by soldiers of the Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps.

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Movie about a beer drinking, smoking, ammunition carrying bear could be coming soon to a theater near you.Wojtek and soldier. Photo courtesy of The Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum

In the spring of 1942 a new Polish army adopted an orphan bear cub and named him Woytek. Onece, he copied what the soldiers were doing in battle by picking up crates of ammo and moving them towards the cannons. After the battle, the official badge of the 22nd Transport Company became a likeness of Wojtek holding a shell. This symbol appeared on vehicles, pennants and on the uniforms of the soldiers. http://www.thesoldierbear.com/wojtek.html

Wojtek, the soldier bear from the Polish Army

Baby Wojtek and comrades, Iran, 1942. Baby Wojtek and comrades in Iran, shortly after he joined the Polish Army as an orphan baby bear. Small he did not remain ...

Baby Wojtek and comrades in Iran, shortly after he joined the Polish Army as an orphan baby bear. Small he did not remain .

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The amazing story of Voytek the Soldier Bear

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Wojtek (1942–1963) was a Syrian brown bear cub found in Iran and adopted by soldiers of the 22nd Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps. He enjoyed wrestling and was taught to salute when greeted. With the company he moved to Iraq and then through Syria, Palestine and Egypt. He was officially drafted into the Polish Army as a private. During the Battle of Monte Cassino, Wojtek helped move ammunition. Following demobilization on November 15, 1947, Wojtek was given to the Edinburgh…

‘Wojtek was a Syrian brown bear cub found in Iran and adopted by soldiers of the Artillery Supply Company of the Polish II Corps. He enjoyed wrestling and was taught to ‘He was officially drafted into the Polish Army as a private.

Wojtek The Soldier Bear

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Wojtek the Soldier Bear Memorial

A New Statue in Edinburgh Honors a 'Soldier Bear' Named Wojtek That Served in the Polish Military During World War II

Edinburgh: Soldier Bear Statue in Honor of WWII's Wojtek the Bear Unveiled at Princes Street Gardens - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/edinburgh-soldier-bear-statue-honor-wwiis-wojtek-bear-unveiled-princes-street-gardens.html

Edinburgh: Soldier Bear Statue in Honor of WWII's Wojtek the Bear Unveiled at Princes Street Gardens

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20 Images of Corporal Wojtek, the Polish Bear and Hero of WWII.

20 Images of Corporal Wojtek, the Polish Bear and Hero of WWII.

During WWII, the Polish II Corps recruited a very unusual soldier named Wojtek who worked his way up to the rank of Corporal. Wojtek proved himself invalua