[LMB] A military question

Katherine Collett kcollett at hamilton.edu
Mon Sep 5 23:30:08 BST 2011


On Sep 5, 2011, at 5:38 PM, A. Marina Fournier wrote:

> On Sep 5, 2011, at 7:41 AM, Harimad wrote:
>> The other was all the fake materiel created to fool Hitler's observers, aerial fly-overs, etc.  Both were massive logistical as well as operational undertakings.
> 
> Actually, I think they fed him fake materiAl, as materiEl is equipment and supplies in military and commercial supply chain management, which I hope they did NOT furnish.

The intelligence network  fed fake material to the Nazis, but there was certainly fake materiel--phony airfields, etc. (as depicted in Willis's Blackout and All Clear).  It was created to fool the observers in airplanes.

Katherine




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