History Class, Uncategorized, World War 2

Playing cards made history — Pacific Paratrooper

Playing cards to pass the time War can be hell… and war can be absolute boredom.  There are few better ways to pass the time than by playing cards.  They’re easy to carry: small and lightweight, they fit into a rucksack, duffel bag or Alice pack without having to sacrifice any piece of essential gear. […]

Playing cards made history — Pacific Paratrooper

Hello all! I enjoyed this fascinating post from G.P. Cox’s “Pacific Paratrooper” blog, and I hope you do, too. If you haven’t yet, it’s well worth your time to check out G.P.’s other stories of the Second World War, especially the stories of his dad’s service.

All the best!


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