Political Wrinkles  

Go Back   Political Wrinkles > Political Forums > History, Geography, & Military
Register FAQDonate PW Store PW Trivia Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

History, Geography, & Military Discuss Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII at the Political Forums; Short video WWII is full of stories of valor and heroism. There’s one little known story of brave men and ...

Reply
 
Share LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-08-2013, 04:24 AM
saltwn's Avatar
PW Enlightenment
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Esto perpetua
Posts: 60,484
Thanks: 43,966
Thanked 21,686 Times in 15,180 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to saltwn
Default Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII

Short video

Quote:
WWII is full of stories of valor and heroism. There’s one little known story of brave men and women that many are simply not aware of. They were called the ‘Ghost Army.’ Simply, they were a group of artists that designed things like inflatable tanks and trucks that looked so real, it would fool most anyone, like the Nazi’s.
above paragraph courtesy of Q105.6 Maine

Cool story. I'm looking forward to the documentary.
__________________
...
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to saltwn For This Useful Post:
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-08-2013, 06:54 AM
MrLiberty's Avatar
professional curmudgeon
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Gender: Male
Posts: 27,347
Thanks: 17,100
Thanked 15,877 Times in 10,369 Posts
Default Re: Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII

Quote:
Originally Posted by saltwn View Post
Short video



above paragraph courtesy of Q105.6 Maine

Cool story. I'm looking forward to the documentary.
I saw this already it was really great what these guys did.
__________________
G.K. Chesterton,

“Don’t be so open-minded that your brains fall out.”
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to MrLiberty For This Useful Post:
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 06-17-2013, 02:46 PM
CindyB's Avatar
PW Enlightenment
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Gender: Female
Posts: 5,199
Thanks: 4,752
Thanked 2,799 Times in 1,769 Posts
Default Re: Ghost army: How a group of artists helped win WWII

I saw a program on this, it is incredible.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to CindyB For This Useful Post:
Reply

Tags
army, artists, ghost, group, helped, how, win, wwii

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.2.0