When millions would have done anything to get out, one remarkable British soldier smuggled himself into Auschwitz to witness the horror so he could tell others the truth and help at least one person to stay alive. He smuggled in cigarettes, which were worth more than gold, and helped his new friend earn extra favors, in exchange, that helped save his life.
The soldier has only now told his story for the first time.
(Read the story, or watch an interview at BBC )
Thanks to Claudia B. for submitting the link!