World War II : What Do You Know About Operation Mincemeat?

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World War II : What Do You Know About Operation Mincemeat?

During World War II, a lot of regimes met their end, and one of the best deception strategies used was dubbed operation mincemeat. This was a plan put forth by two men so as to invade the city that is Sicily. What do you know about how it all went down? Test your historical knowledge of this event by taking this test!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      William Martin

    • B. 

      Glyndwr Michael

    • C. 

      Sam Martin

    • D. 

      Ewen Montagu

  • 2. 
    What year was the operation executed in?
    • A. 

      1941

    • B. 

      1942

    • C. 

      1943

    • D. 

      1944

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Ewen Montagu

    • B. 

      Charles Cholmondeley

    • C. 

      Glyndwr Michael

    • D. 

      Adolf Hitler

  • 4. 
    Who was Hitler's right hand man and reviewed the operation?
    • A. 

      Alexis Baron

    • B. 

      Alfred Jodi

    • C. 

      Adolf Hitler

    • D. 

      Was never mentioned

  • 5. 
    The name of the ship that delivered Major Martin was the ____
  • 6. 
    Martin's 'girlfriend' was named Ann
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The body died from drowning according to the Spanish doctors who performed an autopsy on The Man Who Never Was
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Who wrote the original idea for Operation Mincemeat?
  • 9. 
    Where did Germany send their troops to wait for the supposed Allied invasion?
    • A. 

      Sicily

    • B. 

      Sardinia

    • C. 

      Greece

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 10.