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Dummy parachutist dropped during D-Day to be auctioned

A dummy which was one of 500 parachutists over Normandy to confuse the enemy before D-Day is going up on the auction block. The "paradummies" - nicknamed Ruperts - were designed to explode and burst into flames when they hit the ground in order to hide their presence and purpose. They were

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