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Decoy British WWII Exploding parachutist


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My Nan use to make these "Oscars" but there is little known about these items. I think this would be a good opportunity to discuss such a subject... What do you think?


The link shows information on the item, does anyone else have an interest of info?????

Does anyone have any, especially for sale (the non exploding type)?



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They were actually known as RUPERT.A few came up for sale a few years ago,but unfortunately I missed them.There are quite a few in Normandy museums.


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Yep agree with Rupert UK Version, Oscar US Version
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