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Lieutenant-General Sir Adrian Paul Ghislain Carton de Wiart VC, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO (5 May 1880 – 5 June 1963), was a British Army officer of Belgian and Irish descent. He served in the Boer War, First World War, and Second World War, was shot in the face, head, stomach, ankle, leg, hip and ear, survived a plane crash, tunneled out of a POW camp, and bit off his own fingers when a doctor refused to amputate them. He later said “frankly I had enjoyed the war.”

After returning home from service in the Second World War, he was sent to China as Winston Churchill’s personal representative. While en route he attended the Cairo Conference.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adrian_Carton_de_Wiart

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