Willie 'n' Joe and the infantry grunts...
"When ya' hit th' water, swish yer
feet around. They kin use it."
"Wish t' hell I wuzn't housebroke."
"Spring is here."
"This damn tree leaks."
"Hit th' dirt, boys!"
"Who is it?"
"Know any good Moslem prayers? I don't
wanna miss any bets."
"I made it. I owe ya another fifty bucks."
"I feel like a fugitive from th' law of
"I can't git no lower, Willie. Me buttons is
in th' way."
"This is Fragrant Flower Advance, gimme
"Now that you mention it, it does sound
like th' patter of rain on a tin roof."
"Didn't we meet at Cassino?"
Fresh, spirited American troops, flushed
with victory, are bringing in thousands
of hungry, ragged, battle-weary prisoners.
"Th' hell this ain't th' most important
hole in th' world. I'm in it."
"Me future is sealed, Willie. I'm gonna be
a perfessor on types o' European soil."
"Remember that warm, soft mud last
"Must be a tough objective. Th' ol' man
says we're gonna have th' honor of
"Tell th' old man I'm sittin' up wit' two sick
"Joe, yestiddy ya saved my life an' I swore
I'd pay ya back. Here's my last pair of dry
"Ever notice th' funny sound these zippers
"Why th' hell couldn't you have been born
a beautiful woman?"
"Just gimme th' asprin. I already got
a Purple Heart."
V-E Day: "Th' hell with it. I ain't standin'
up till he does!"
"I see ya told 'em they're goin' home."
Willie 'n' joe on tanks...
"Able Fox Five to Able Fox. I got a target
but ya gotta be patient."
"We'll go away an' stop botherin' you
boys now. Jerry's got our range."
"I'd rather dig. A movin' foxhole
attracts th' eye."
Willie 'n' Joe on artillery...
"Tell them leaflet people th' krauts ain't
got time fer readin' today."
Willie 'n' Joe on replacements...
"I guess it's okay. The replacement
center says he comes from a long
line of infantrymen."
"So I told Company K they'd just have to
work out their replacement problem
"Let's grab this one, Willie. He's packed wit'