Fort Fisher revisited part 4 - that sinking feeling - As we return to the action US troops have been lowered into little boats for the hazardous landing part of the operation. Best photo of the day (by Rus...
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|Sgt. Sam Troy||Christopher George||The unit's leader, Troy is an intuitive, resourceful, clever and gritty-yet-compassionate leader who always wears an Australian army Slouch hat.|
|Sgt. Jack Moffitt||Gary Raymond||The British member of the unit. An expert on the desert and on the local Arab tribes which inhabit it, Moffitt speaks fluent German and Arabic. Before the outbreak of war, he accompanied his father (a noted archaeologist) on multiple trips to the Sahara.|
|Pvt. Mark T. Hitchcock||Lawrence Casey||Known as "Hitch". The college-man-turned-soldier often chews bubblegum and wears a red kepi with gold trim similar to those worn by Zouave and artillery troops during the American Civil War. Occasionally shows his "Ladies' Man" side.|
|Pvt. Tully Pettigrew||Justin Tarr||Called one of the Army's best wheelmen by Troy, Tully grew up in Kentucky and apparently gained his remarkable driving skills by running moonshine.|
|Hauptmann (Captain) Hans Dietrich||Hans Gudegast||A dedicated, but honorable German officer and the Patrol's main nemesis. By the end of the series it becomes clear that Dietrich, although a cunning opponent, never stoops to the cruel methods of fellow Nazi officers.|