Rip the Air Raid Dog helps find victims following a bombing in eastern London, 1941
A lot of people underestimate the number of British civilians killed in World War II.
A lot of people underestimate the number of British civilians killed in World War II. If memory serves, the number is about the same as American soldiers killed in the Vietnam War.
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Thomas E. Ricks is a former contributing editor to Foreign Policy. Twitter: @tomricks1
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