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Old 07-20-2009, 08:12 PM
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I just take a little offense to the PR that states that lend-lease did nothing to help
Sorry Ruud, I totally agree with you about LL. The wire I mention was used for battlefield communications so you could say that just about every order that given [not by radio] was done with the aid of LL. While not a glamorous it was a critical component of Soviet C&C .
The felt boots helped move Soviets grunts through snow in the late 42 early 43 operations.
Boots, communication wire and transport, the big three .

BTW the Lee was critical for a short time in North Africa IIRC .
Regards Coops

Life's so very funny, you just need to remember to laugh [note to the clowns].

Why would the clowns not let people into the tent? What's the point of the show if they don't? .

Last edited by Coops; 07-20-2009 at 08:39 PM. Reason: Gotta get it right somehow :).
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