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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP03 Aug 2017 8:52 p.m. PST

… French Foreign Legion soldiers were the toughest in the world and would march in 50C heat till their BOOTS filled with BLOOD.

"As a boy, I'd always more than half-wondered if the French Foreign Legion was an invention of Hollywood.
Cary Grant and Gary Cooper capered about in the desert wearing those distinctive hats with the white hankies dangling down the backs of their necks.
Laurel and Hardy ran away to join the Foreign Legion, as did Jim Dale in Carry On . . . Follow That Camel, which was filmed in exotic Camber Sands. Marty Feldman directed, co-wrote and starred in The Last Remake Of Beau Geste, with Peter Ustinov as the sadistic sergeant…"
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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP03 Aug 2017 8:52 p.m. PST

… French Foreign Legion soldiers were the toughest in the world and would march in 50C heat till their BOOTS filled with BLOOD.

"As a boy, I'd always more than half-wondered if the French Foreign Legion was an invention of Hollywood.
Cary Grant and Gary Cooper capered about in the desert wearing those distinctive hats with the white hankies dangling down the backs of their necks.
Laurel and Hardy ran away to join the Foreign Legion, as did Jim Dale in Carry On . . . Follow That Camel, which was filmed in exotic Camber Sands. Marty Feldman directed, co-wrote and starred in The Last Remake Of Beau Geste, with Peter Ustinov as the sadistic sergeant…"
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Old Wolfman04 Aug 2017 6:00 a.m. PST

Also "Rogues Regiment" with Dick Powell ,set in then French Indochina."March or Die",even Pepe LePew,Porky Pig,among others, joining in cartoon shorts.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP04 Aug 2017 10:07 a.m. PST

Good choises… (smile)


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