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They were hit at ten, two, and four during the day then at night by Washing Machine Charlie [Annotators Note: Washing Machine Charlie was the nickname given to lone Japanese aircraft the would fly over the Marines' positions at night in an effort to keep the Americans from getting any rest]

  • James Gorman, Capt., 1st Marine Division, Guadalcanal

    James Gorman, Capt., 1st Marine Division, Guadalcanal

    We got to calling him Washing Machine Charlie. It was during our first night on Henderson Field, not long after Washing Machine Charlie had come and gone, that we became acquainted with Little Oscar. Little Oscar was a Jap submarine whose objective, like that of Washing Machine Charlie

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  • 'Don't be afraid to die,' the officers told us - The

    'Don't be afraid to die,' the officers told us - The

    When things quieted down, we were in a foxhole and Washing Machine Charlie, an airplane, would come over at midnight and drop bombs on us. Boom, boom, boom. Sympathy from sailors

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  • Bill Murphy: 'I still pray for all of them' - News

    Bill Murphy: 'I still pray for all of them' - News

    Nov 11, 2009 We called him “Washing Machine Charlie.” The next morning I found my unit; we had lost a lot of guys. We regrouped and went after the Japanese

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  • Hastedt, Elmer | Henry County, Ohio, Historical Society

    Hastedt, Elmer | Henry County, Ohio, Historical Society

    Nov 26, 2017 EH: So we had to watch out for Washing Machine Charlie. We soon learned that. CW: So that is what they called a Washing Machine. EH: At Camp Logan which was 10 miles east of us they could not lower their beam on their light. When we seen those lights come on we knew there was a plane coming, or else they wouldn’t be using those big lights

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  • Wayne Hamilton - Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives

    Wayne Hamilton - Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives

    The Japanese landed reinforcements on the far side of Guadalcanal and tried repeatedly to retake Henderson Field. Their naval guns shelled the Americans at will and Washing Machine Charlie bombed and strafed daily. Hamilton's outfit was dug in on the east bank of the murky Matanikau River which sliced the island just west of Henderson Field

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  • HISTORY OF THE WASHING MACHINE

    HISTORY OF THE WASHING MACHINE

    Jan 30, 2017 Barlow & Seeling Manufacturing improved the electric washing machine, making it safer and more efficient, and then began selling its own model.. 1915. Speed Queen introduced on the market the first multidirectional wringer.. 1920. Electric motors became waterproof and two-speed: slow for washing, faster for spinning. Put on show at the Paris Fair, this washing machine excited strong

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  • Sewell Appliance | Voted Best Place to Buy Appliances in

    Sewell Appliance | Voted Best Place to Buy Appliances in

    Since 1962, our reputation for offering the latest trends in appliances and first-class customer service has earned us the title of Atlanta’s finest appliance showroom. My Home Improvement and My Sandy Springs publications have awarded Sewell the “Best Place for Appliances” award several years in a row, voted on by readers and local

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  • Ellicott Dredges | A Global Leader In Dredging Systems

    Ellicott Dredges | A Global Leader In Dredging Systems

    Mining/Sand & Gravel. Ports, Harbors & Waterways. ... Just wanted to say thank you again, your 300 SL Dragon is a very high-quality machine! Many dredges especially “old swinging ladder dredges” pump water while the operator is setting up for the next cut, but not this one. We were able to turn the pump off, with the flick of a switch, set

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  • New Madrid - 歌手 - 网易云音乐

    New Madrid - 歌手 - 网易云音乐

    Washing Machine. Charlie's Party. Dress Up. Not Up to Me. Magnetic Halo. Summer Belles. Guay Lo. It's Ok (2 Cry) [Single Version] Queen for a Day

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  • Washing machine - Find link - Edward Betts

    Washing machine - Find link - Edward Betts

    Longer titles found: Washing Machine (album) , Thor washing machine , Washing Machine Charlie , Reason washing machine , Xeros Washing Machine , Blaisdell Slow Sand Filter Washing Machine , Wig wag (washing machines) , Anti-Dumping case about washing machines

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  • A Long Haul; then More Training! | WWII Scrapbook

    A Long Haul; then More Training! | WWII Scrapbook

    My tent was closest to the wire, and as the Sarge, I was supposed to supervise the encampment after dark. Human ingenuity being at it’s best when concerned with matters of love, we dug a small tunnel leading from my tent to the wire, and in ones and twos my lads crept out each night for a

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  • Vegetable and Fruit Washwater Treatment Manual

    Vegetable and Fruit Washwater Treatment Manual

    Charlie Lalonde, Holland Marsh Growers’ Association Water Project. Timothy Brook, P. Eng., OMAFRA ... 2.4 Overview of Washing Vegetables and Fruits..... 7 2.4.1 Washing Crops ... 8.5.8 Sand Filters

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  • Who Invented the Washing Machine? - WorldAtlas

    Who Invented the Washing Machine? - WorldAtlas

    Jul 24, 2018 From ancient wash-houses that employed abrasive sand to remove dirt from the modern appliances, washing machines have evolved tremendously. The earliest patent classified under washing machines dates back to 1691 in England. Earliest Washing Machines . In 1767, German scientist Jacob Christian Schaffer invented the washing machine

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  • Monadnock Ledger-Transcript - Temple man recalls WWII

    Monadnock Ledger-Transcript - Temple man recalls WWII

    Nov 14, 2017 Washing Machine Charlie dumped the bomb. The bomb struck the sand only feet away from Pendleton as it exploded. Pendleton was buried, but the men knew where he was and dug through the burning sand with their bare hands. He was unconscious but alive

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  • Captain Charlie's 3 - Bald Head Island

    Captain Charlie's 3 - Bald Head Island

    We stayed in Captain Charlie’s 1 our first trip and it was really nice to return to BHI with 2 bathrooms this time. ... - no mat at the front door which would have kept sand out - washing machine instructions would be helpful, as starting it is quirky ... created laminated instructions for the washing machine, worked on clogged dishwasher

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  • 1/48 Tamiya F4U-1 Birdcage Corsair “Daphne C” Bureau

    1/48 Tamiya F4U-1 Birdcage Corsair “Daphne C” Bureau

    Dec 26, 2016 At 0500 hours (5AM for you civilians), Captain James Cupp went airborne in another F4U bureau number 03803, to intercept a Washing Machine Charlie early that morning. The Japanese were sending out single nuisance bombers every hour on the hour in an attempt to keep our troops and pilots from getting any sleep

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