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Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP23 Feb 2019 9:03 a.m. PST

Ok for those who have struggled in the past here is a 70 question WW II quiz all here should be able to ace. I don't necessarily agree 100% with their choice of answers, over simplified at best, but at least got 70 out of 70.
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Fred Cartwright23 Feb 2019 10:02 a.m. PST

I see what you mean. I don't think you can class the result of Market Garden as a disaster for the allies.

Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP23 Feb 2019 10:28 a.m. PST

Exactly. The photos usually give away the answer they are looking for in many cases as well.

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP23 Feb 2019 4:09 p.m. PST

Easy Peasy, even though it was a little Americo-centric!

lloydthegamer Supporting Member of TMP23 Feb 2019 4:44 p.m. PST

I missed three, two of which were my bad for answering too quickly. The other one is a mistake on their part. Which allied invasion came first? Norway or North Africa? Norway of course, but the answer seemed to indicate they were asking about Normandy

Wargamorium23 Feb 2019 5:17 p.m. PST

The allies invaded Norway before they invaded North Africa. They were just different allies – Britain and France – known at that time as the allies.

Murvihill23 Feb 2019 5:18 p.m. PST

Quit after ten questions. Even guessing means 50% right.

Twilight Samurai Supporting Member of TMP23 Feb 2019 9:07 p.m. PST

A 70 question quiz sounds like trench warfare.

Fred Cartwright24 Feb 2019 3:26 a.m. PST

Which allied invasion came first? Norway or North Africa?

Technically the allied intervention in Norway was not an invasion as the Germans invaded first. It was an allied military mission to assist the Norwegian defence and the Norwegians welcomed their help. So the question is correct.

Wargamorium24 Feb 2019 4:18 a.m. PST

Good point Fred Cartwright.

I concede on that one.

Regards

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