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World War II-5 Fast Facts

World War II-5 Fast Facts

“Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well
equipped and battle hardened. He will fight savagely.”
-Dwight D. Eisenhower (maybe)

Lt. General Lesley McNair was the highest ranking American killed during WWII.
He was killed by a accidental bombing by the American Army Air Corps.

Tokyo was third on the list of cities to attack with the atom bomb, if it was needed.

75% of all men who served on U-boats during WWII were killed, leaving 30,000 dead.

Hitler had 84 of his own generals killed throughout the course of the war.

Calvin Graham was the youngest serviceman to serve during World War II, as an American.
He was only 12 years old.

What you have learned today

  • Serving one a U-Boat spelled disaster
  • Tokyo is lucky to be around
  • Calvin Graham is ballsy AF

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