Bike riding in wars (war memorial link)

rockviewau
Posts: 426
Joined: Thu Feb 04, 2010 9:06 pm
Location: Darwin
Contact:

Bike riding in wars (war memorial link)

Postby rockviewau » Sat Mar 26, 2011 10:14 pm

http://www.awm.gov.au/blog/2011/03/23/the-bicycle-in-warfare/

found this a good read. Hope others enjoy it too
Last edited by rockviewau on Sat Mar 26, 2011 10:29 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Lucas Hayden

Current Ride: BMC SSX01

Image

User avatar
il padrone
Posts: 22738
Joined: Mon Apr 07, 2008 11:57 pm
Location: Heading for home.

Re: BBike riding in wars (war memorial link)

Postby il padrone » Sat Mar 26, 2011 10:24 pm

The Swiss have had army bicycle corps for the whole of the 20th century.

Image
Mandatory helmet law?
"An unjustified and unethical imposition on a healthy activity."

User avatar
stubbie
Posts: 519
Joined: Wed Jan 07, 2009 10:35 am
Location: NSW FNC

Re: Bike riding in wars (war memorial link)

Postby stubbie » Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:47 am

The Viet Cong used them as semi-trailers on the Ho Chi Minh Trail.
Image
Gravity will never let you down.


User avatar
Aushiker
Posts: 21645
Joined: Tue Jun 05, 2007 1:55 pm
Location: Fremantle, WA
Contact:

Re: Bike riding in wars (war memorial link)

Postby Aushiker » Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:34 pm

Since it is ANZAC Day I thought it was worth bumping this thread past from the past.

Andrew
Andrew
~ Aushiker.com

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider]