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U.S. Infanty, Section/Platoon
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ARMORAMA
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Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 12:39 PM UTC
Kevin Brant takes a look at a recently released figure from Manta Figurines which is a great looking U.S. Infantry Section/Platoon Leader figure from the Normandy invasion.

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jowady
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Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 04:13 PM UTC
Just to pick a nit and its tough to tell from the photos but if this figure is a Platoon Leader then he should be a Lieutenant, therefore no rank on the arms. Also a Division patch should only be worn on one sleeve.
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Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 11:12 AM UTC
Euh, that were only TWO beaches... And TWO British and one Canadian.
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Posted: Friday, May 17, 2013 - 08:01 AM UTC
Actually there was a little-known third US beach. The invasion barges made a wrong turn at Albaquerque and landed at Pizmo Beach. (Or was that Bugs Bunny?)