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Zuni Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-18-03 12:14 PM
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1. It might be
a coincidence. I have studied WWII for years and that is one code name i had never heard.
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  -U.S.'s 'Iron Hammer' Code Name 1st Used by Nazis wtmusic  Nov-18-03 12:12 PM   #0 
  - It might be  Zuni   Nov-18-03 12:14 PM   #1 
  - Even so, I doubt you have at your disposal...  Paschall   Nov-18-03 04:10 PM   #33 
  - Was a thread on this last week  RobertSeattle   Nov-18-03 12:15 PM   #2 
  - Sarcasm aside  mobuto   Nov-18-03 12:15 PM   #3 
  - it reflects the thoughtlessness and lack of foresight that have character-  truthisfreedom   Nov-18-03 12:19 PM   #8 
     - I doubt seriously that they named it after the operation  mobuto   Nov-18-03 01:05 PM   #21 
        - I'm willing to bet..  DrWeird   Nov-18-03 04:43 PM   #35 
  - Only so many operations out there, I guess  CollegeDude   Nov-18-03 12:15 PM   #4 
  - Or operation "make off with the oil." nt  Code_Name_D   Nov-18-03 12:18 PM   #7 
  - O.I.L... Operation Iraqi Liberation?  truthisfreedom   Nov-18-03 12:42 PM   #15 
  - We Should Honor Our CIC with an Operation Name...  leftchick   Nov-18-03 01:22 PM   #25 
  - Doesn't somebody have a database or something...  helleborient   Nov-18-03 12:17 PM   #5 
  - It's only fitting  Scott Lee   Nov-18-03 12:17 PM   #6 
  - Not to mention...  smallprint   Nov-18-03 12:24 PM   #10 
  - I pointed this out last week in GD  It was not a pretzel   Nov-18-03 12:21 PM   #9 
  - I would have to think that ...  Drifter   Nov-18-03 12:27 PM   #11 
  - Good article on Military Op Naming  RobertSeattle   Nov-18-03 12:33 PM   #12 
  - 'Operation Velvet Pygmy' didn't even make the cut  wtmusic   Nov-18-03 12:34 PM   #13 
  - Do you remember Operation Desert Fox?  Blitz   Nov-18-03 12:41 PM   #14 
  - Indeed I do  Aidoneus   Nov-18-03 12:44 PM   #16 
     - But I rather doubt that Clinton or his administration  Blitz   Nov-18-03 01:02 PM   #20 
  - from Thor's Hammer, no doubt  Bridget Burke   Nov-18-03 12:48 PM   #17 
  - you know there is no similarity  shamanstar   Nov-18-03 12:57 PM   #18 
  - no similarities  shamanstar   Nov-18-03 12:58 PM   #19 
  - A DUer  burrowowl   Nov-18-03 01:08 PM   #22 
  - Yep, I brought it up last week (maybe others too)  kayell   Nov-18-03 01:18 PM   #24 
  - They could use the naming method of exotic dancers....  54anickel   Nov-18-03 01:13 PM   #23 
  - Iron Hammer  Skydiver   Nov-18-03 01:31 PM   #29 
     - Sorry was being sarcastic. Googled when it first came out and found  54anickel   Nov-18-03 01:35 PM   #30 
        - I recall, 54anickel...  kentuck   Nov-18-03 04:36 PM   #34 
  - This is silly--these kind of macho names have ALL been used before  jpgray   Nov-18-03 01:23 PM   #26 
  - Ha! A bit off track, but yesterday I questioned if there was something  54anickel   Nov-18-03 01:29 PM   #27 
  - the are no similarities  shamanstar   Nov-18-03 01:30 PM   #28 
  - The entire war should be called Operation FUBAR  Military Brat   Nov-18-03 02:08 PM   #31 
     - Or Operation Charlie Foxtrot  LoneStarLiberal   Nov-18-03 02:17 PM   #32 

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