January 20, 2018

How the British Royals Hid the Crown Jewels from the Nazis — in a Cookie Tin

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By Simon Perry

The most valuable precious stones from the Crown Jewels were hidden in a cookie tin and buried at Windsor Castle to keep them from being stolen by the Nazis during World War II, according to a new report.

According to the Times of London, King George VI, the father of

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