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Battle Facts - Part Two

This quiz covers some basic battle facts, along with some weird and wonderful facts, about warfare through the ages and those that participated in them.


Quiz ID:#28499
Fun:** (2.09)
Difficulty:*** (2.55)
Category:History > War
Created By:lssah2007Aau**




#1   In what war did Mexican General, Antonio López de Santa Anna, lose his leg?

#2   What French Monarch created the French Foreign Legion, and in what year?

#3   What mercenary group guards the Pope?

#4   How did William the Conqueror die?

#5   The first McDonald's drive-through restaurant was opened in what U.S. state specifically to serve American soldiers?

#6   Who has been attributed with the famous quote of, "An army marches on its stomach"?

#7   What did Paul Welch develop in 1917 that was issued to all U.S. troops?

#8   During their battles with the Saxons (in the 7th century), what did St. David make his Welsh soldiers wear in their hats?

#9   Actor James Arness played Matt Dillon in the TV show "Gunsmoke" from 1955 until 1975. Prior to that, he fought in the military. What war (and battle) did he fight in?

#10   The Hundred Year War holds the record for being the longest war/conflict in recorded history. How many years did it last? (Needs a number only)

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