The Dog Who was an Official Prisoner of War

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In 1936, the crew of the British gunboat HMS Gnat lacked a mascot, and the captain and crew decided to remedy that situation before starting patrols on the Yangtze River. Their sister gunboats, the Bee, Cicada, and Cricket already had mascots of their own.

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H MS_Gnat_(T60)#/media/File:HMS_Gnat_China _Station_1922_IWM_Q_093287.jpg
https://c ommons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:British_p risoners_at_Dunkerque,_France.jpg
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