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List Of Marvel Comics Characters: M - Jim Morita
... Fury and his Howling Commandos #38 (January 1967) ... of the stories, Jim Morita is a Nisei soldier whose squadron assisted Sergeant Fury's Howling Commandos on several missions ... His squad was at one point captured and sent to a Nazi Prison Camp, but were broken out by the Commandos ...
Lebanese Navy SEALs Regiment
... The Marine Commandos (Arabic مغاوير البحر Maghāwīr al Baħr‎ = "marine commandos"/"commandos of the sea" singular مَغْوَار maghwār = Levantine Arabic "commando", from ... The Marine Commandos were established in 1997, then got their administrative independence in July 2001 ...
South African Commando System - History
... The Commando system existed since the 1770s ... The early Boer Commando system was a conscriptive service designed to provide a quickly-trained fighting force ... Commandos were a product of the First Boer War during which the fiercely independent Boers had no regular army ...
Lake Tharthar Raid - Aftermath
... Seven Iraqi commandos were killed in the raid and six were wounded ... present related that the majority of the Iraqi Commandos did not actively fight ... In addition 84 insurgents were killed and the commandos said that they captured one Algerian ...
Commandos (album)
... Commandos is the second studio album by Norwegian hard rock band Stage Dolls ... Commandos has a more mature sound and it charted for 11 weeks, peaking at no.8 on the Norwegian albumcharts (VG) ... The band also started to get attention outside of Norway and 'Commandos' was released in the US by BigTime Records ...

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    In the genuine hope that this peace will be permanent, we take the opportunity to pay homage to all our fighters, commandos and volunteers who have paid the supreme sacrifice. They did not die in vain. The union is safe.
    —Combined Loyalist Military Command. New York Times, p. A12 (October 14, 1994)