Kamerad

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Kamerad: (German) meaning Comrade, was the usual German cry when surrendering. However, Kamerad—Pardon!" was taken up among British troops in jest and used more or less derisively.[1]

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  1. Edward Fraser and John Gibbons (1925). Soldier and Sailor Words and Phrases. Routledge, London p.135.

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