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    9-3-19 Garand Picture of the Day - Okinawa



    US 10th Army rifleman with the 32nd Infantry 7th Division searches a Japaneseicon prisoner who has just emerged from a cave on Okinawa
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    saw this somewhere, it was noted that the soldier never knew what time it was, with all the watches....

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    Quote Originally Posted by matthanne1 View Post
    saw this somewhere, it was noted that the soldier never knew what time it was, with all the watches....
    Different time zones?

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    Because it took place across the International Date Line, the Battle of Midway has been described as the only one in history where the planes took off today to bomb yesterday and landed tomorrow. Put that in your wristwatch.


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