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    Soaking feet in a "pot" of (probably) hot water....

    Soaking feet in a "pot" of (probably) hot water.

    Bob
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    I think you are right! Bob

    I think you are right!

    Bob
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    In the top picture the guys are standing in front...

    In the top picture the guys are standing in front of a presumably knocked-out early Panzerkampfwagen VI Aus. E (Tiger I), "early" evidenced by the tall commander's cupola on the top of the turret. ...
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    Nice collection! ...

    Nice collection!

    https://www.milsurps.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=126082&d=1651989826
    My first stick time was in one of these!

    Bob
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    Yeah. In the 1940s in Tennessee, my father used...

    Yeah. In the 1940s in Tennessee, my father used to take his rifle to school and store it in his locker so he could go squirrel hunting after classes. Did it right in front of the principle. It...
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    Some units wore it into Normandy for a few weeks...

    Some units wore it into Normandy for a few weeks and discovered it made them look too much like German soliers, so switched it out. Notice that the sergeant on the right has a normal O.D. field...
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    In fact, they were so wide and round that I was...

    In fact, they were so wide and round that I was wondering if this wasn't stopgap Lanc with Bristol Hercules engines.

    Bob
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    Thanks, guys! A nice, quiet day for me. Bob

    Thanks, guys! A nice, quiet day for me.

    Bob
  9. Thread: My Friends

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    Glad for the good news. Remind her that she's...

    Glad for the good news. Remind her that she's beautiful! I'll keep you guys in prayer.

    Bob
  10. Poland fought valiantly. Their big problem was...

    Poland fought valiantly. Their big problem was that their military was hopelessly antiquated. Observers noted that besides being inferior to their German opponents, their interceptor aircraft...
  11. My wife is suggesting to iron it on low heat...

    My wife is suggesting to iron it on low heat through a slightly damp towel.

    Bob
  12. Sink the yacht. Eliminate the need. Done....

    Sink the yacht. Eliminate the need. Done. :madsmile:

    Bob
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    Number seven in line, Ted Lawson, in the Ruptured...

    Number seven in line, Ted Lawson, in the Ruptured Duck (serial No. 40-2261), got distracted and left his flaps up. In the complete reel you can see him drop below the level of the flight deck and...
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    The day after the raid, Doolittle was utterly...

    The day after the raid, Doolittle was utterly unaware of it's success. When shown the wreckage of his plane, he broke down in tears, thinking he would be cashiered when he got back to the States...
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    The First Heroes ...

    The First Heroes for the U.S. in WWII.

    Bob
  16. If they are still in the system from the '70s,...

    If they are still in the system from the '70s, their conscripts are in for two years. As I understand it, they were grouped in "classes" for the four half-years of their service. They got a really...
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    Meds do funky stuff to you. I'm on a...

    Meds do funky stuff to you. I'm on a combination, primarily for plaque psoriasis, that leaves me sitting at the table, scratching my head, having no desire to eat, even as my stomach growls. At...
  18. Thread: Willy's MB

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    Yes it was - I was told it was a Navy Jeep. I...

    Yes it was - I was told it was a Navy Jeep. I thought it was a Willys.

    Bob
  19. You did well!!! Bob

    You did well!!!

    Bob
  20. Thread: Willy's MB

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    That's a great looking Jeep. In the '60s we...

    That's a great looking Jeep. In the '60s we restored a Willys Jeep and converted it from 24 volts to 12. We bought it from a government surplus catalog where it was sold "as-is, where-is." We...
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    Good news! We'll pray for a good round. Bob

    Good news! We'll pray for a good round.

    Bob
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    Done! Let's have finger food! Bob

    Done! Let's have finger food!

    Bob
  23. This is in the period surroundiung the Berlin...

    This is in the period surroundiung the Berlin crisis (June 4-November 9, 1961) centered around the building of the Berlin Wall. Soviet and U.S. cavalry faced off across the first proclaimed and then...
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    My father went through something similar. He had...

    My father went through something similar. He had a lesion show up on a lung X-ray when he was an adult and his doctors began ramping up into high gear with multiple tests and a possible diagnosis of...
  25. Thread: 1911 Day

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    I don't know why but the 1911 is the most...

    I don't know why but the 1911 is the most comfortable pistol I've ever shot.

    Bob
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