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Hiroo Onoda, Japan's last straggling WWII soldier, dies
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Hiroo Onoda, the last Japanese imperial soldier to emerge from hiding in a jungle in the Philippines and surrender, 29 years after the end of the Second World War, has died. He was 91. Onoda died Thursday at a Tokyo hospital after a brief stay there.
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