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Originally Posted by Jim Cesiro View Post
Maybe you missed my quote where my grandfather had to go house to house and find the hiding Nazi's, similar to what the "terrorists" are doing in Iraq.

I thought this thread was about the invasion of Normandy. Most are referring to the large-scale battles, not urban warfare.

Were these hiding Nazis also improvising IEDs out of dead animals, gift boxes, and other things?

I'm not marginalizing the "great generation" in any way shape or form. Merely arguing that today's soldier also faces significant challenges and very real psychological and physical dangers.
Old 06-06-2008, 04:41 PM
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