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The Forgotten 500 is the gripping, behind-the-scenes look at the greatest escape of World War II. "Amazing [and] riveting."—James Bradley, New York Times bestselling author of Flags of Our Fathers Read more Print length 333 pages Language English Publisher Dutton Caliber Publication date September 2, 2008 Reading age 18 years and up File size. THE FORGOTTEN 500 is one of the greatest rescue and escape stories ever, but hardly anyone has heard about it. And that's by design. The U.S., British, and Y. The Forgotten 500 — Freeman, Gregory A. — The astonishing, never before told story of the greatest rescue mission of World War II—when the OSS set out to recover more than 500 airmen trapped behind enemy lines in Yugoslavia... During a bombing campaign over Romanian oil fields, hundreds of American airmen were shot down in Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia.