Serbia – Milunka Savic, most decorated female combat veteran in the world.

In 1912 Milunka Savic joined the Serbian Army. She was twenty-four years old and the Balkan League (an alliance between Serbia, Greece, Montenegro, and Bulgaria) declared war against the Ottoman Empire. Milunka‚Äôs brother Milun was called to service against the Ottomans, but his declining health inspired Milunka to cut her hair short and join in... Continue Reading →

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