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Why the us marines use blue paint in their faces during Iwo Jima battle you can see it in a discovery channel documentary called top ten infantry vehicles?

It's anti-flash cream and is actually an off-white colour, the old film images gives it a blue tinge. Made from Zinc Oxide it was designed to protect the face from the thermal (MORE)

What does infantry mean?

Infantry are units of army soldiers who fight on foot with small arms and portable weaponry. The name is derived from the word infant because they often made up the bulk of an (MORE)

What is an Infantry Division?

  A division is a large military unit or formation usually consisting of around ten to twenty thousand soldiers. Early infantry divisions were mainly basic foot soldiers, (MORE)
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What is army infantry?

Infantry is the army, the men who fight, and who march into war. They are the "boots on the ground" and the men who fight battles on the ground.
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Where did the 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division fight in World War 2?

Answer . The 502nd P.I.R. made its first combat jump into Normandy, France, June 6, 1944. The 502nd continued to fight in France until mid July, when it was withdrawn back (MORE)

How did the 88th infantry get the name Fighting Blue Devil's?

My father was in the 88th infantry div.....from the stories he told was the Germans that gave them that name 'blue devil's'...because the Germans said they fought like (MORE)
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What does the infantry do in the army?

They are the guys that are on the front lines. They are the ones  who actually do the shooting. Only about 10% of the army is  composed of the infantry. They are the most im (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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