Gen. Patton – Casablanca – And a Badge from the Sultan

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Paul was in attendance at the Casablanca Conference – A Sultan took a badge off  one of the guards pictured on the stairs and gave it to Platoon Sgt. Paul Andert. The badge is displayed on the cover of Paul’s book- “Unless You have Been There.”

Paulsbadgefromsultan      Scan_Pic0325                       “General Patton kept us mad all the time. It was that anger that enabled us to win the war. General Patton was a louse, but he was OUR louse,” said Paul Andert

 

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Allied leaders (from left) French General Henri Giraud, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, French General Charles de Gaulle, and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill at the Casablanca Conference, January 1943.

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