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Boots
 
October 26th, 2004  
smokey1212
 

Topic: New quiz


What do the following div have in common?

6th Airborne
9th Airborne
18th Airborne
21th Airborne
135th Airborne
October 26th, 2004  
LIPS
 
 
they are all Airborne
October 26th, 2004  
texasrebel211
 
all of the are divisible by 3
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Boots
October 27th, 2004  
Pigpen
 
all part of First United States Army Group (FUSAG) , created & put under the command of Gen Patton in hopes to trick the germans into thinking the real invasion of France would be at Calais, not Normandy. they were all, if I remember correctly, fictional units
October 27th, 2004  
smokey1212
 

Topic: PigPen is correct!


These are official U.S. Army Airborne Divisions that existed on paper. They had personnel wear these patches around and in towns. The object was to convince the spies in England that the American had more Airborne Divisions then there really had. It worked.