Jackie - the baboon who went to war in WW1.
Jackie - infamous but totally forgotten!. Read the story here and you will be totally amazed and fascinated by this story. Jackie the baboon was not as well-known as “Nancy”, the Springbok mascot of the 4th Regiment ( South African Scottish) of the 1st South African Infantry Brigade of World War One. This story is most definitely one for the history books.
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This is an amazing story, thank you very much for sharing Eric
Thanks, loved it, keep posting