The Flying Squadron in WWI

Discussion in 'Old's Cool' started by Night Train, Feb 6, 2013.

  1. Night Train

    Night Train Been here awhile

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    The Flying Squadron was part of the American Red Cross in Great Britain during WWI. Made up of only a little over a dozen members, they covered the night shift for the Red Cross in London. Allowed to operate under their own authority, they must have been a wild bunch...

    The Flying Squadron
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  2. Shadow 9er

    Shadow 9er renegade

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    That's an interesting story! Thanks for posting!
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  3. Mista Vern

    Mista Vern Knows all - tells some.

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    Excellent - thanks!
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  4. Rango

    Rango Phaneropter

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    +1
    :clap

    I really dig stories from the pioneer days. Rough roads, hilariously low-powered bikes (by today standards), tough men!
    Mind you: less than a century ago!


    I like the closing lines of the story. Tickles the imagination:
    "Euh, where shall we put the siren?"
    "...No sweat, we'll choose the Harley":rofl
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  5. bpeckm

    bpeckm Grin!

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    A lot more to the story than the picture would lead you to believe....

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    :evil
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