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  • Baker's Dozen of 1918 Events

    1. Armistice Day
    2. Royal Air Force Formed
    3. Second Battle of the Marne
    4. Germany becomes a republic
    5. Treaty of Brest-Litovsk taking Russia out of the war.
    6. Battle of the Lys
    7. Argonne Forest
    8. Battle of the Piave River
    9. Communists kill the Tsar, his wife, children, and servants.
    10. Hundred Days Offensive
    11. Spanish Influenza Pandemic

    12. Belleau Wood

    I was married for two ******* years! Hell would be like Club Med! - Sam Kinison

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    • Baker's Dozen of 1918 Events

      1. Armistice Day
      2. Royal Air Force Formed
      3. Second Battle of the Marne
      4. Germany becomes a republic
      5. Treaty of Brest-Litovsk taking Russia out of the war.
      6. Battle of the Lys
      7. Argonne Forest
      8. Battle of the Piave River
      9. Communists kill the Tsar, his wife, children, and servants.
      10. Hundred Days Offensive
      11. Spanish Influenza Pandemic
      12. Belleau Wood

      13. Battle of St. Quentin Canal

      à vaincre sans péril, on triomphe sans gloire (triumph without peril brings no glory) P. Corneille

      Le probleme avec les cons, c'est qu'il ne se fatiguent jamais
      (The problem with Pr.cks, is that they never get tired ) Michel Audiard

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      • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

        1. Les Cigognes (France)



        à vaincre sans péril, on triomphe sans gloire (triumph without peril brings no glory) P. Corneille

        Le probleme avec les cons, c'est qu'il ne se fatiguent jamais
        (The problem with Pr.cks, is that they never get tired ) Michel Audiard

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        • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

          1. Les Cigognes (France)

          2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])

          "The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made."
          — Groucho Marx

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          • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

            1. Les Cigognes (France)
            2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
            3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"

            4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus

            "The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made."
            — Groucho Marx

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            • 1. Les Cigognes (France)
              2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
              3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
              4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus

              5. No 60 squadron (England)
              Last edited by VieuxChat; 18 Feb 11, 14:35.
              "To hell wars Grudges and parties ! As our fathers Sing in real friends, The clink of glasses Roses and lilies. The clink of glasses Roses and lilies."

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              • 1. Les Cigognes (France)
                2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                5. No 60 squadron (England)

                6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.

                http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._56_Squadron_RAF
                "To be free is better than to be unfree - always."

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                • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                  1. Les Cigognes (France)
                  2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                  3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                  4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                  5. No 60 squadron (England)
                  6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.

                  7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories



                  Last edited by PGT Beauregard; 18 Feb 11, 15:46.
                  à vaincre sans péril, on triomphe sans gloire (triumph without peril brings no glory) P. Corneille

                  Le probleme avec les cons, c'est qu'il ne se fatiguent jamais
                  (The problem with Pr.cks, is that they never get tired ) Michel Audiard

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                  • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                    1. Les Cigognes (France)
                    2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                    3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                    4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                    5. No 60 squadron (England)
                    6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.
                    7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories

                    8. Koeniglich Preussische Jagdstaffel 2 "Boelcke" (25 Aces, 336 Victories)

                    Last edited by HiredGoon; 18 Feb 11, 15:57.
                    "The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there."

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                    • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                      1. Les Cigognes (France)
                      2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                      3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                      4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                      5. No 60 squadron (England)
                      6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.
                      7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories
                      8. Koeniglich Preussische Jagdstaffel 2 "Boelcke" (25 Aces, 336 Victories)
                      9. 27th Aero Squadron - The Black Falcons (The oldest US fighter squadron)

                      10. "Escadrille des Lapins" (SOP 129) (France)

                      "To hell wars Grudges and parties ! As our fathers Sing in real friends, The clink of glasses Roses and lilies. The clink of glasses Roses and lilies."

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                      • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                        1. Les Cigognes (France)
                        2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                        3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                        4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                        5. No 60 squadron (England)
                        6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.
                        7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories
                        8. Koeniglich Preussische Jagdstaffel 2 "Boelcke" (25 Aces, 336 Victories)
                        9. 27th Aero Squadron - The Black Falcons (The oldest US fighter squadron)
                        10. "Escadrille des Lapins" (SOP 129) (France)

                        11. 7th fighter air squadron of the Imperial Russian Air Force

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                        • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                          1. Les Cigognes (France)
                          2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                          3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                          4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                          5. No 60 squadron (England)
                          6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.
                          7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories
                          8. Koeniglich Preussische Jagdstaffel 2 "Boelcke" (25 Aces, 336 Victories)
                          9. 27th Aero Squadron - The Black Falcons (The oldest US fighter squadron)
                          10. "Escadrille des Lapins" (SOP 129) (France)
                          11. 7th fighter air squadron of the Imperial Russian Air Force

                          12. Jasta 2 (Germany)







                          Last edited by Post Captain; 20 Feb 11, 05:34.
                          Never Fear the Event

                          Admiral Lord Nelson

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                          • Baker's Dozen of air Squadrons

                            1. Les Cigognes (France)
                            2. Lafayette Escadrille (France [USA])
                            3. 94th Aero Squadron (USA) - The "Hat in the Ring Squadron"
                            4. Jagdgeschwader 1 (Germany) - The Flying Circus
                            5. No 60 squadron (England)
                            6. No 56 Squadron. The film 'Aces High' was loosely based on their exploits.
                            7. Escadrille Spa94 (France)-52 victories
                            8. Koeniglich Preussische Jagdstaffel 2 "Boelcke" (25 Aces, 336 Victories)
                            9. 27th Aero Squadron - The Black Falcons (The oldest US fighter squadron)
                            10. "Escadrille des Lapins" (SOP 129) (France)
                            11. 7th fighter air squadron of the Imperial Russian Air Force
                            12. Jasta 2 (Germany)

                            13.ESCADRILLE-C/66 (France)

                            à vaincre sans péril, on triomphe sans gloire (triumph without peril brings no glory) P. Corneille

                            Le probleme avec les cons, c'est qu'il ne se fatiguent jamais
                            (The problem with Pr.cks, is that they never get tired ) Michel Audiard

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                            • Baker's Dozen of Operations outside Europe

                              1. The Siege of Tsingtao (31 October and 7 November 1914 )






                              à vaincre sans péril, on triomphe sans gloire (triumph without peril brings no glory) P. Corneille

                              Le probleme avec les cons, c'est qu'il ne se fatiguent jamais
                              (The problem with Pr.cks, is that they never get tired ) Michel Audiard

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                              • Baker's Dozen of Operations outside Europe

                                1. The Siege of Tsingtao (31 October and 7 November 1914 )

                                2. Battle of Coronel - Off Chile (1 November 1914)


                                Never Fear the Event

                                Admiral Lord Nelson

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