Special Sub-Topic: WW2 Code Names
|What did Rommel call the Devil's Garden ?|
|Codename for the German bombing of Coventry, England on November 14-15, 1940?|
Moonlight Sonata. Churchill knew of this attack but chose to do nothing so the Germans would believe the Enigma Code hadn't been cracked.
|Who were the 'Screaming Eagles'?|
101st Airborne Division. They led the D-Day invasion.
|What was the code name for the Allied invasion of North Africa?|
Operation Torch. This was the first U.S offensive in the European theater.
|What was the name of bomb dropped on Nagasaki, Japan?|
Fat Man. Nagasaki was a secondary target for Fat Man, Little Boy hit Hiroshima.
|What was called the 'Eagle's Nest'?|
Hitler's mountain retreat.
|What aircraft carrier was called the Fighting Lady?|
U.S.S Yorktown. It was also know as the Lucky Y.
|Who was Iva d'Aquino better known as?|
Tokyo Rose. Her maiden name was Iva Ikuko Toguri. She married Felipe d'Aquino in 1945. She was later pardoned by President Gerald Ford for her war crimes.
|What was the German code name for the Russian Invasion?|
Operation Barbarossa. Germany invaded Russia on June 22.
|What was the Big Red One?|
1st Infantry Division. The unit was made famous in a later Hollywood movie.
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