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From a March 18, 1915 Chicago newspaper
Happy Veterans Day weekend
November 13, 2016 in History | Permalink
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IIRC, bicycles were not much use in WWI because of the nature of trench warfare. They were used famously by the Japanese in WWII.
November 14, 2016 at 02:40 PM
I believe the Brompton folding bike was born this way - developed for troops to use.
November 16, 2016 at 02:40 PM
Early attempts at the Brompton folding tank were less successful, but do live on in caterpillar tracks.
November 16, 2016 at 03:44 PM
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