WWII: Gunner fell 22,000 feet WITHOUT a parachute and survived
Ranked among the luckiest people in the world, Alan E. Magee survived a free fall of almost four miles from a B-17 bomber during a raid in WWII.
When his bomber came under fire from German...
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One my best friends grandma lived in Berlin during WW2. She was there for the bombings (we blew up her house), when the russians surrounded the city and took it. She ended up in West Germany where she met my friends grandfather, and then he married her and took her back here. I'm a...
I'm from the 50's and I remember some of these gems.
I surely remember the buckle gun and surprise - no trauma here!
Come to think of it, we had lawn darts as well.
You think the old folks were trying to bump us off?