|Jimmy James of "The Great Escape," dead at 92 ?one of the last great links" to World War II
Jimmy James, a British flier in World War II obsessed with escape plots during his five years in German captivity, most prominently the breakout portrayed in the movie ?The Great Escape,? died Jan. 18 in Shrewsbury, England. Mr. James, who lived in Ludlow, England, was 92.
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