Skip to comments.World War One: The circus animals that helped Britain
Posted on 11/11/2013 2:31:26 AM PST by the scotsman
'As war raged during World War One, the military purchased most of England's horses and sent them to the Western Front. Many farmers and traders had to find alternative beasts of burden, but none more exotic than elephants.'
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With the right surrounding script and a decent budget, I think an exceptional and entertaining movie could be made from this story. War Horse goes Circus..