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Poll: WWII War Heroes

World War II ended 70 years ago on September 2, 1945. From this list of real and fictional famous war heroes, whom do you respect the most?

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    Band of Brothers (2001)

    The U.S Army 101st Airborne division from Band of Brothers (2001).
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    James Badge Dale in The Pacific (2010)

    The U.S Marine Corps squad from The Pacific (2010)
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    Flags of our Fathers (2006)

    The six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima from Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
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    "Combat" Cast 1963 ABC

    The American infantry squad from Combat! (1962)
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    Alec Guinness and Sessue Hayakawa in The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

    Colonel Nicholson (left) from The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
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    Liam Neeson in Schindler's List (1993)

    Oskar Schindler from Schindler's List (1993)
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    "Patton" Goerge C. Scott 1970 / 20th

    George S. Patton from Patton (1970)
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    Tom Hanks in Saving Private Ryan (1998)

    Captain Miller from Saving Private Ryan (1998)
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    Jude Law in Enemy at the Gates (2001)

    Vassili Zaitsev from Enemy at the Gates (2001)
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    John Cassavetes and Lee Marvin in The Dirty Dozen (1967)

    Maj. John Reisman (right) from The Dirty Dozen (1967)
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    Richard Attenborough in The Great Escape (1963)

    Bartlett 'Big X' from The Great Escape (1963)
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    Brad Pitt in Inglourious Basterds (2009)

    Lt. Aldo Raine and the whole team of Jewish U.S. soldiers from Inglourious Basterds (2009)
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    Brad Pitt in Fury (2014)

    Don 'Wardaddy' Collier from Fury (2014)
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    Tom Cruise in Valkyrie (2008)

    Oberst Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg from Valkyrie (2008)
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    Humphrey Bogart in Casablanca (1942)

    Rick Blaine from Casablanca (1942)
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    Jack O'Connell in Unbroken (2014)

    Louis Zamperini from Unbroken (2014)
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    David Niven, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn, Stanley Baker, James Darren, and Anthony Quayle in The Guns of Navarone (1961)

    The British team who was sent to destroy the massive German gun from The Guns of Navarone (1961)
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    Karl Markovics in The Counterfeiters (2007)

    Salomon 'Sally' Sorowitsch from The Counterfeiters (2007)
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    "From Here to Eternity" Montgomery Clift, Donna Reed

    Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt (left) from From Here to Eternity (1953)
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    Daniel Craig and Alexa Davalos in Defiance (2008)

    The four Bielski brothers from Defiance (2008)
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    Audie Murphy in To Hell and Back (1955)

    Audie Murphy from To Hell and Back (1955)
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    "Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo" Phyllis Thaxter, Spencer Tracy, Van Johnson 1944 MGM

    Lt. Col. James Doolittle (middle) & Ted Lawson (right) from Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)
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    Jürgen Prochnow in Das Boot (1981)

    Capt.-Lt. Henrich Lehmann-Willenbrock from Das Boot (1981)
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    Pride of the Marines (1945)

    Al Schmid from Pride of the Marines (1945)
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    John Alvin, John Campbell, James Cardwell, George Offerman Jr., and Edward Ryan in The Sullivans (1944)

    The five Sullivan brothers who died while serving aboard the USS Juneau in the Pacific from The Sullivans (1944)
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    Max Schmeling (2010)

    Max Schmeling from Max Schmeling (2010)
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    The whole 36th Division from A Walk in the Sun (1945)
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    Sean Penn in The Thin Red Line (1998)

    The U.S Marine Corps squad from The Thin Red Line (1998)
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    Gary Cooper and Laraine Day in The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944)

    Dr. Corydon M. Wassell (right) from The Story of Dr. Wassell (1944)
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    Karlos Drinkwater and Craig Hall in The Devil's Rock

    Sergeant Joseph Tane (left) and Captain Ben Grogan from The Devil's Rock (2011)
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    Julie Andrews and James Garner in The Americanization of Emily (1964)

    Lt. Cmdr. Charles Edward Madison (right) from The Americanization of Emily (1964)
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    Mai wei (2011)

    Jun-shik Kim and Tatsuo Hasegawa from My Way (2011)
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    Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood in Where Eagles Dare (1968)

    Lieutenant Schaffer (left) and Major John Smith from Where Eagles Dare (1968)
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    Gregory Peck in Twelve O'Clock High (1949)

    General Frank Savage from Twelve O'Clock High (1949).
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    Memphis Belle - a B-17 bomber from Memphis Belle (1990).