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Old Today, 02:48 PM
 
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Hubby was watching it on TV, and noticed about ten minutes into the movie, where Patton is driving into Kasserine Pass, the flag on his vehicle has the initials WTF. Just thought that was funny.
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Old Today, 04:25 PM
 
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WTF stood for Western Task Force, the unit General Patton commanded in Operation Torch, the Allied landings on North Africa
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Old Today, 04:48 PM
 
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Understood. I would put money on the theory that Patton himself would have found the humor in it in today's slang.
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Old Today, 08:21 PM
 
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Hubby was watching it on TV, and noticed about ten minutes into the movie, where Patton is driving into Kasserine Pass, the flag on his vehicle has the initials WTF. Just thought that was funny.
What the ...? Wisconsin Tourism Federation changes its 'WTF' logo

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