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5 edition of How I Earned the Ruptured Duck found in the catalog.

How I Earned the Ruptured Duck

Behind the Lines in Wwii (Texas a & M University Military History Series, 92.)

by Leo Bogart

  • 81 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: Second World War,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military - General,
  • Western Front,
  • Campaigns,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • Military,
  • Germany,
  • USA,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Bogart, Leo,
  • United States,
  • Biography,
  • Personal narratives,
  • Soldiers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8816812M
    ISBN 101585442992
    ISBN 109781585442997

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How I Earned the Ruptured Duck book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(1). : How I Earned the Ruptured Duck: From Brooklyn To Berchtesgaden in World War II (Volume 92) (): Bogart, Leo, Winick, Charles: BooksAuthor: Leo Bogart.

How I Earned the Ruptured Duck: From Brooklyn To Berchtesgaden in World War II 1st Edition, Kindle Edition by Leo Bogart (Author)Manufacturer: Texas A&M University Press.

In Bogart was honorably discharged and, like millions of veterans, awarded a small gilt lapel pin bearing the stylized head of an eagle, nicknamed “the ruptured duck.” The Second World War has been much celebrated in fiction and film portraying perilous exploits, death-defying bravery, and.

How I earned the ruptured duck: from Brooklyn to Berchtesgaden in World War II. [Leo Bogart] How I Earned the Ruptured Duck book Twenty years old when he entered the army inLeo Bogart was one of sixteen million Americans who served with the armed forces during World War II.

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We have over six decades of buying, selling, appraising, consulting and collecting the souvenirs from that very important period of American history. The aircraft that he flew on the raid was nicknamed "The Ruptured Duck" (AAF serial ). According to Lawson in his book, the plane's unusual name evolved from a minor training accident where the aircraft tail scraped the ground on take-off.

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"The original Ruptured Duck was a cloth insignia depicting an eagle inside a wreath. It was worn on uniforms above the right breast pocket by WWII servicemen and women.

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Honorable Service Lapel Pin - World War II Honorable Discharge Pin - was a token of appreciation given to every American service member who was discharged during and after World War II for service between September and December This “Badge of Service,” nicknamed “Ruptured Duck,” was designed by Anthony de Franisci for the War Department.

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