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The first theory states that the 1st Division supply trucks were manufactured in England. Later, the division engineers would go even farther and put a red number one on their sleeves.
The second theory claims that a general of the division decided the unit should have a shoulder insignia. He decided to cut a red numeral "1" from his flannel underwear.
So, the young officer cut a piece of gray cloth from the uniform of a captured soldier, and placed the red "1" on top. Toast of the Army, Favorite Son!
Hail to the brave Big Red One! Always the first to thirst for a fight. No foe shall challenge our right to victory. We take the field, A grand sight to see.
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For the motion picture, see The Big Red One. For the video game, see Call of Duty 2: For other uses, see 1st Division.
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Mastigomycota , Mastigomycotina , subdivision Mastigomycota , subdivision Mastigomycotina - fungi in which the spores and gametes are motile; in some systems placed in the Phycomycetes group with the Zygomycota.
Deuteromycota , Deuteromycotina , Fungi imperfecti , subdivision Deuteromycota , subdivision Deuteromycotina - large and heterogeneous form division of fungi comprising forms for which no sexually reproductive stage is known.
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Ascomycota , Ascomycotina , subdivision Ascomycota , subdivision Ascomycotina - a large subdivision of Eumycota including Hemiascomycetes and Plectomycetes and Pyrenomycetes and Discomycetes; sac fungi; in some classification systems considered a division of the kingdom Fungi.
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We divided the sweets between us. He belongs to B division of the local police force. The soldier contacted divisional headquarters. References in classic literature?
To a proposal made by General Campan who was to attack the fleches to lead his division through the woods, Napoleon agreed, though the so-called Duke of Elchingen Ney ventured to remark that a movement through the woods was dangerous and might disorder the division.
On the left were the Londoners under Nicholas de Segrave; in the center rode De Clare, with John Fitz-John and William de Monchensy, at the head of a large division which occupied that branch of the hill which descended a gentle, unbroken slope to the town.
Then he requested the Fox to do him the favor to make a division. WHILE a Division Superintendent of a railway was attending closely to his business of placing obstructions on the track and tampering with the switches he received word that the President of the road was about to discharge him for incompetency.
The division into books, like all similar divisions , is probably later than the age of Plato.