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by Mosca
Thu May 11, 2006 3:29 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: la columna at sheffield
Replies: 23
Views: 4058

Thanks for that, Alan! I'm well aware of the shortcomings of the 2nd Spanish Republic, particularly in that the Government didn't free the African colonies and thus undermine Franco's treachery from the start. I'm happy you like the Legion uniform. I must admit I'm a little puzzled over your relucta...
by Mosca
Wed May 10, 2006 12:55 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: la columna at sheffield
Replies: 23
Views: 4058

What I actually said was: ''they don't recruit many foreigners and never have. '' Not that they never did. AFAIA Eoin O'Duffy's blueshirts served for a very brief period in the legion as, if memory serves, the 13th Bandera. I am aware of 2 other individuals, Peter Kemp & Frank Thomas who also en...
by Mosca
Mon May 08, 2006 3:55 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: la columna at sheffield
Replies: 23
Views: 4058

The Spanish Foreign Legion do the Spanish Foreign Legion, you could try them. However I believe they don't recruit many foreigners and never have. :wink:

Salud y Republica!
by Mosca
Sat May 06, 2006 6:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: la columna at sheffield
Replies: 23
Views: 4058

[quote] On your website there's a link to an event in Spain last year where there were a group doing Carlists - they even had the red beret of the Carlists.[quote] That would be the Castellon event near Valencia. Four Columnistas went, myself included, and we had a fantastic time. Ay Carmela is the ...