Roddie Edmonds (1919)
At Stalag IX-B, a German POW Camp, Edmonds had his men stand firm when the camp commandant asked for Jewish soldiers to step forward. He responded with, "We are all Jews here."
World War II
United States of America
US Army Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds, who died in 1985, led over 1,000 POWs in refusing to deliver Jewish comrades to German captors at Stalag 9B Bad Orb Hessen-Nassau, Prussia 50-09
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