Diplomatic_Means's trivia - Page 4




 
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Boots
 
February 4th, 2004  
diplomatic_means
 
I'm going to guess everyone gave up so I'll give the answer and the new question.

And the book says "The Afghan War in 1880 - it was considered good camouflage"

7. Who was issued ID number 01 when the US military started issuing dog tags in 1918?
February 5th, 2004  
FutureRANGER
 
 
General John J. Persing
February 6th, 2004  
diplomatic_means
 
Ayep.

8. What animal did the Carthaginians use to defeat the Romans at sea during the third century BC?
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Boots
February 6th, 2004  
GuyontheRight
 
Eh, were talking first Punic War right?
February 6th, 2004  
diplomatic_means
 
No idea. Just remember the animal was used at sea during the third century. That's all I can say.
February 6th, 2004  
GuyontheRight
 
So where not talking the Elephants over the Apls (Second Punic War)? I'll have to look this one up...
February 8th, 2004  
FutureRANGER
 
 
No, we're talking First Punic War. Carthaginians beating the Romans? The only major sea victory they had was at Lilybaeum to my knowledge.
February 8th, 2004  
Darkmb101
 
No, it was at the Battle of Drepanum when the Carthaginians defeated the Romans at sea. But the Battle of Drepanum was at Lilybaeum.
February 8th, 2004  
FutureRANGER
 
 
If you're going to get me on a technicality, I said their only major victory was at Lilybaeum. And the Battle of Drepanum was at Lilybaeum.

Anyhow, I have no idea what animal they used, nor could I find it.
February 8th, 2004  
Darkmb101
 
I see your point FutureRANGER.

My completely random answer to the question is: a chicken