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1. The World War Two British-developed Anti-Submarine Projector was better known as this.


2. The M18A1 anti-personnel mine is better known by this name.


3. In 1839, this future US state expelled the Cherokee Indians.


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How a One-Eyed Canadian Almost Ruined the Japanese Surrender of WWII

A classic Canadian “sorry” moment almost undid the end of the war.

Col. Lawrence Cosgrave signs the Japanese Instrument of Surrender on behalf of Canada, as Gen. Douglas MacArthur looks on (Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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