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Discussion in '☆☆ New Recruits ☆☆' started by Fred Wilson, Oct 3, 2013.

  1. Slipdigit

    Slipdigit Good Ol' Boy Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    Mine is the DUI of the 30th Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop (Mech), 30th Infantry Division-Old Hickory. I have a personal interest in the unit.
     
  2. Brian Smith

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    The Pennland; the ship my dad sailed from the Clyde to Suez on as part of convoy WS5b in January 1941.
     
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    An M5A1 (M-3 Light) tank. My brother was a crew member with the 67th Armored Regiment, 2nd Armored from N.Africa, to Berlin in these.
     
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    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

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    Mine is picture of me having sex with a .50.
     
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    A-58 Cool Dude

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    I like Za Rodino's bouncing elephant.
     
  6. OpanaPointer

    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

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    Happiest pachyderm on Earth.
     
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  7. Otto

    Otto Rested & Resupplied with MREs. Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    Reading through this thread, @Za Rodinu came to mind, as did urqh, I haven't heard from either in a long while.
     
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    I had a screenshot of Oberst Hessler that I'd taken on my TV, since I enjoyed that look of Hessler looking up from his car at the recon plane. That didn't translate on this site, it got all pixelated, so I found this shot on Google and use it now.
     
  9. A-58

    A-58 Cool Dude

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    Za posts periodically on the talk. Urqh is a Facebooker now. He got all bent out of shape after Trump won the White House.
     
  10. LRusso216

    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

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    Again, mine is the shoulder patch of my father's unit, the 473rd Infantry Regiment.

    Otto, I follow and sometimes communicate with urqh (Thomas Murphy) on Facebook. I miss his commentary here, though. The same with ZaRodino, although I've not seen or heard from him.
     
  11. YugoslavPartisan

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    Mine is Marshall Tito. Photo was taken during the war.
     
  12. Otto

    Otto Rested & Resupplied with MREs. Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    A lot of people got that way about Trump. I hate politics, good thing Facebook does have any of that political stuff on it. :D
    Good to hear about Za at WW2Talk, we can call him a visitor by proxy.

    As long as they are both healthy and active that's a good thing.
     
  13. Otto

    Otto Rested & Resupplied with MREs. Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    Surprsingly good thread this is, you wouldn't think so as first blush, but some nice nuggets here.
     
  14. KJ Jr

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    I've changed mine at times but my current avatar is a war poster publicizing service organizations on the home front in Pennsylvania. One of my interests is home front history and I am originally from the Keystone State.
     
  15. belasar

    belasar Court Jester Staff Member

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    Perhaps a classic lead soldier?
     
  16. Otto

    Otto Rested & Resupplied with MREs. Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    You mean for me?

    I think my next avatar will be me.
     
  17. belasar

    belasar Court Jester Staff Member

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    Oh crap, there goes our PG rating :)
     
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    A-58 Cool Dude

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    I thought that was you.
     
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    Otto Rested & Resupplied with MREs. Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    OK, OK! I'll wear pants.
     
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    Mine is the wyvern off my old cap badge from 30 years ago.
    wessex cap badge.JPG
     
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