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    1. Anarch King of Dipsodes
      'November 17, 1941 2154 twenty six miles southeast of Tainan"

      ITYM southwest. "Twenty six miles southeast of Tainan" is in the middle of southern Taiwan.
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    2. Anarch King of Dipsodes
      [QUOTE="fester, post: 15768618, member: 80195"]
      October 4, 1941 near Lake Baikal, Trans Siberian railroad...

      East bound trains held ... hundreds of Jews who were still being let out into the wider world by the Japanese consul in [u]Manchuko[/u].[/QUOTE]

      ITYM [u]Lithuania[/u]. Also, Vice-Consul Sugihara, who issued visas to Jews, left the country on 4 September 1940, when it was annexed by the USSR.
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    3. Anarch King of Dipsodes
      Corrections submitted privately.

      [QUOTE="fester, post: 15607175, member: 80195"]
      August 11, 1941 East of Viipuri, Finland...

      By nightfall, the Finns had established a small camp two hundred yards [u]east[/u] of the new border as the Soviets occupied the dirt and log border patrol post on the other side of a small stream.[/QUOTE]

      ITYM [u]west[/u].
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    4. Anarch King of Dipsodes
      "Re bagpipes, they are awesome except when some asshole played them at 600 am near your dorm room on Saturday mornings. Not the best way to wake up hungover."

      Ever read George MacDonald Fraser's "McAuslan" stories? One of them is "Johnnie Cope in the Morning". In this battalion, the pipe band blows reveille every Friday, by playing "Hey Johnnie Cope" at full blast just outside the junior subalterns' quarters.
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