Korean War

Korean War

During a battle of the Korean War, a mortar section was running out of mortar rounds. Instead of ordering more rounds, they accidentally ordered hundreds of crates of Tootsie Rolls, having not specified that "tootsie rolls" was a slang term for mortar rounds.

Previous Fact Next Fact

Latest FactRepublic Video

32 Incredible Easter Eggs You Missed in Harry Potter Movies