Using Snafu as an example, Techanical Fairy First Class teaches the methods of effective camouflage.

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Private Snafu / Technical Fairy - First Class / German Soldier / German General (voice) (uncredited)
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Using Snafu as an example, Techanical Fairy First Class teaches the methods of effective camouflage.

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Army-Navy Screen Magazine #25. See more »

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Follows Gripes (1943) See more »

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I'm Riding for a Fall
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Music by Arthur Schwartz
Played when Snafu's other tracks are swept up
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Technical Fairy First class gives important tips on Camouflage with the help of Snafu
28 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Once again another fine Snafu shot.

This is mainly having to do with how to hide yourself from the enemy with the technique of camouflage.

Technical Fairy does all the talking while Snafu demonstrates. Course he's no good at doing it for one thing.

Throughout the lesson Snafu keeps running and hiding from the enemy. With Technical Fairy Fist Class yelling at him and telling him what to do.

A Good lesson on how to blend in with the scenery when your in war.

My rating for this one 8/10


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