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Old 12-03-2013, 09:49 PM   #44
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Arrow Bay of Squeal like A Pig Invasion

1,400 paramilitaries, divided into five infantry battalions and one paratrooper battalion, had assembled in Guatemala before setting out for Cuba by boat on April 13.. On April 15, eight CIA-supplied B-26 bombers attacked Cuban air fields before returning to the U.S., and on the night of April 16, the main invasion landed at a beach named Playa Girón in the Bay of Pigs, initially overwhelming a local revolutionary militia. The Cuban Army's counter-offensive was led by Captain José Ramón Fernández, before Castro decided to take personal control of the operation. On April 20, the invaders finally surrendered, with the majority of troops being publicly interrogated and then sent back to the U.S...

Brigade 2506 (Brigada Asalto 2506 = 13 ) was the name given to a CIA-sponsored group of Cuban exiles formed in 1960 to attempt the military overthrow of the Cuban government headed by Fidel Castro. It carried out the abortive Bay of Pigs Invasion landings in Cuba on 17 April fails by April 19...
April 17 – The 33rd Academy Awards ceremony is held..

April 24 – The Swedish ship Regalskeppet Vasa is removed from the water after being sunk 333 years earlier... that 3hubby Boy Handle Himself ??? we, uh, "re-quire" is that you get your G-damn Asses up in them HolyWoods... let's you just drop them pants...

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