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Season 2 Episode 6

LAV; Landing Craft; Doughboy; OPFOR; Chain Mail; Military Salute

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Aired Sunday 10:00 PM Feb 02, 2003 on The History Channel
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LAV; Landing Craft; Doughboy; OPFOR; Chain Mail; Military Salute
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In this episode, R. Lee Ermey rides along with the Marines in an LAV, or Light Armored Vehicle. He finds out why landing craft don't sink when their ramps come down, what the WWI term "Doughboy" means, who our troops train against (the OPFOR, or "Opposing Force"), how to make medieval chain mail, and how the military salute developed.moreless

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