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    BOBnerd3

    [1]Jun 18, 2008
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    1. what kind of weapon is Cobb carrying in episodes 4 and 5?

    2.Who became the new First Sargent after Lipton got a battlefield commission?

    3. why do some people have a "T" under thier rank? examples: Luz and Perconte

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    MrShotShot

    [2]Aug 12, 2008
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    BOBnerd3 wrote:

    1. what kind of weapon is Cobb carrying in episodes 4 and 5?

    2.Who became the new First Sargent after Lipton got a battlefield commission?

    3. why do some people have a "T" under thier rank? examples: Luz and Perconte

    I'll have to rewatch to answer 1 and 2, but I can answer 3.

    The "T" designates a technical rank. This was used in the military in WWII to designate a non-commissioned officer who had special technical skills - cook, clerk, etc.

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    BOBnerd3

    [3]Aug 24, 2008
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    alright, thanks for the info.
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    hennypenny11

    [4]Apr 12, 2010
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    hey everyone at the end of bastogne doc roe asks babe heffron what happend to his hand and babe replies thatdoc roe did it.i was just wondering where and when this happend.
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    OlovKllgarn

    [5]Apr 27, 2010
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    I think this is the gun you're looking for:

    M3A1 "Grease Gun"

    http://www.imfdb.org/index.php/Band_of_Brothers#M3A1_.22Grease_Gun.22
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