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  • Birthday 03/17/44

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    Alton, Hampshire, England
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    WWII 101st Airborne Reenactment
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  1. Well helloooooo....

    Hi everyone, Just like to say hello, hope you are ALL in good health and have a great 2014. Moose. Photo...'Xmas Bash' 2013....LEFT TO RIGHT. GRANNY, SCOTTY and MOOSE.
  2. Heavy breathing....

    The phone rings, and the wife answered . A pervert, with heavy breathing, says, "I bet you have a tight ass with no hair . " The woman replies, "Yes I do . He's watching TV . Who shall I say is calling?"
  3. Hi everyone. We got to meet the real McCoy..
  4. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARION.

    Happy Birthday LL..xxxxx
  5. Triplets....

    Three Irish guys in their local pub named Mick, Pat & Tat . Local customer comes up to them and says "Are you all related" Mick sez " Yeah we're triplets " Customer sez " Triplets, how come you and Pat are 6ft tall and Tat is only 4ft tall ?" 'Well', sez Mick "Me and Pat was always breast fed, so there was no tit for Tat.
  6. Monument to John Steele who was caught on the church spire during D-Day Stained glass window in the chapel of Sainte-Mère-Église depicting the Virgin Mary and two paratroopers, one of which is John Steele. JOHN COME DOWN FOR A WELL EARNED CLEAN UP... On the night before D-Day (June 5–6, 1944), American soldiers of the 82nd Airborne parachuted into the area west of Ste-Mère-Église in successive waves. The town had been the target of an aerial attack and a stray incendiary bomb had set fire to a house east of the town square. The church bell was rung to alert the town of the emergency and townspeople turned out in large numbers to form a bucket brigade supervised by members of the German garrison. By 0100 hours, the town square was well lit and filled with German soldiers and villagers when two sticks (planeloads of paratroopers) from the 1st and 2nd battalions were dropped in error directly over the village. The paratroopers were easy targets, and Steele was one of only a few non-casualties. His parachute was caught in one of the back steeples of the church, causing the cables on his parachute to stretch to their full length, leaving him hanging two feet from the ground on the backside of the church to witness the carnage. The wounded paratrooper hung there limply for two hours, pretending to be dead, before the Germans took him prisoner. Steele later escaped from the Germans and rejoined his division when US troops of the 3rd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment attacked the village capturing thirty Germans and killing another eleven. For these actions and his wounds, Steele was awarded the Bronze Star for valor and the Purple Heart for being wounded in combat. Stained glass window in the chapel of Sainte-Mère-Église depicting the Virgin Mary and two paratroopers, one of which is John Steele.Monument to John Steele who was caught on the church spire during D-Day
  7. Happy Birthday Moose!

    Thanks folks, Had a great day..' To be sure..'
  8. Have a wonderful time Todd...Click on the photos...
  9. Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England. Color Guard FAAA. The little trooper front rank, far left is Arron the Groups offical mascot.
  10. No good news !!

    Hello Vee, Sorry to hear your news regarding Luc, hope you've both turned the corner and good health will soon be back for you both. Take care and keep in touch...xxxx Moose. I know you're not feeling well. There's not much I can do... but send this little note to say my thought are there with you.
  11. Also you had that 'lucky' one off against us...
  12. Our yearly visit to Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England to remember those that never made it back. Photo by kind permission of www.candaimages.com Videos of this event can be found on You Tube ..'moose1hx'.
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