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During World War Two, SOE worked on a program - never carried out - to plant explosives in German factories by hiding them in what unexpected object?
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April 25th, 1915 heralded the start of what military operation?
The National Firearms Act was passed in what year?
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What was the original name for the Mosin-Nagant M1891 Rifle?
The famous picture of the Red Army raising the flag over the Reichstag was edited for publication to hide what about one of the soldiers?
The HMS Antelope sank on May 24, 1980, during what conflict?
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What aircraft was responsible for sinking or causing fatal damage to all Japanese carriers lost during the Battle of Midway?
VK 36.01 was an early prototype of what World War Two tank?
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Name one of the original two American bolt-action rifles.
Who introduced chewing gum to America?
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The 2nd SS Panzer Division is better known by its title of...?
The Prince Imperial, Napoleon IV, was killed in what conflict?
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What is Zhukov's favorite firearm?
What ammunition does the Swiss K31 chamber?
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At what battle did the action of the 93rd Highlanders known as 'The Thin Red Line' occur?
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General-Lieutenant Andrei A. Vlasov became commander of what military unit during World War Two?
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The No. 1 Mk. III bolt-action rifle is better known as what?
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What Japanese castle is famous for the red bridge leading to it?
During the Iran-Iraq War, what Kurdish town was gassed by Saddam Hussein as punishment for cooperating with the Iranian invaders?
Glubb Pasha was most famous for organizing and leading what military unit?
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What recently deceased senator won the Medal of Honor in World War II?
What American built Lend-Lease tank became quickly unpopular with Soviet forces as a thin skinned fiery death trap?
Sgt. Stubby of the 102nd Infantry was the most decorated war dog of World War I, and went on to become the mascot of what institution?
Francois Achille Bazaine commanded French forces fighting in what part of the world?
Operation Dingo was an especially lopsided special forces action conducted during what conflict?
Who was the commander that led the infamous Charge of the Light Brigade during the Crimean War?
At the Battle of Little Big Horn, what tribe were most of the scouts that accompanied the Union Forces from?
Sir Nils Olav, Colonel-in-Chief of the Norwegian Royal Guard, is notable for what fact?
What name was given by the Germans to the operation that resulted in the Battle of Kursk?

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