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Quote1 No one's ever found out what happened to the people aboard the original Marie Celeste! So-- that's what you meant by "history repeating itself", General! The same thing has happened to Dave and his crew of the tank Marie Celeste! Quote2
--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 If any of you guys have any ideas how one tank crew can get close enough to take another tank crew prisoner-- without having their dogtags blasted off-- let me know! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 We're in a tank graveyard! We've got to get out of here and get back to the war! Wake up, guys! Arch! Slim! Rick! Can't you hear me? Wake up!! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 How can I thank a ghost-- I mean--if we were both in the same war-- at the same time, I could show my gratitude by helping you out of a tough spot, General! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Okay! So we'll fight a desert war with an automatic and a single canteen! We'll stick-- until we get our tank back! We'll have to ration the water so it'll last! You can have one teaspoon apiece! Don't swallow it! Roll it around in your mouth! That way it'll last longer! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 We've cut our pieces of cake, Rock! Yours is to hold-- here! Mine is to play "mouse" to the enemy "cats" in Morteville Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 You heard what I said! A ghost is the guardian of my M-3 Stuart tank! What ghost? Who else but the ghost of General J.E.B. Stuart-- the world-famous Confederate cavalry genius-- would haunt the tank bearing his name-- and commanded by a T.C. bearing his name, too-- Lt. Jeb Stuart! That's me! Yeah! That's what I said! I'm in command of the only haunted tank in the world! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 A Nazi secret weapon puts our tank on ice-- so a patrol can capture it intact! Next step-- is to defrost it-- and toss it back at us with a Nazi crew! What damage it could do before we found out it's a phoney! And by then-- we'd wind up either afraid to fire-- or blasting away at ourselves! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 You know what's really funny? I was shown how to make a capture by two of the top experts in their field... Sgt. Rock and Cpt. Johnny Cloud! Yeah... the Rock and the Navajo Ace! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Those German tanks up there-- the Doughboys flattening before them-- this is World War 1! The passageway in the cave must be a warp in time-- taking us back to the first World War! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 That leaves just us! But we're going to keep on fighting as long as there's light... in this town of dead tanks... for Tony... for Sid... for the C.O.-- Otherwise the enemy'll break out've here and roll back our lines! We've got to be the bait that keeps 'em here! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 No, men! I'm as thirsty as you are! But we've got to go on looking for those Panzers until we find them-- even if our tongues hang out! Because it's our thirst-- against the lives of hundreds of men in the lines! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Three of our tanks blasted out of this world! Nothing left... but a smoking shellhole... like an open grave! And our job's to recon for the GIs up ahead... until we find the monster gun that's ramming these giant shells down our throat... then sit back like a kid in a dunce cap in kindergarten-- while the infantry destroys the killer! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 In war, it's every man for himself! I want to live, lieutenant! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 We tankmen fire at rolling steel! We forget that men of flesh and blood are broken... incinerated... our agonized cries smothered in flame... inside our steel tombs! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Whatever they did... they're soldiers. Couldn't let 'em be slaughtered... like trussed-up sheep! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 War... It's like a hungry fire... being fed by tanks and men... steel and flesh melting in the flames of combat! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Nimrod-- For God's sake, you can't shoot a man in cold blood! He's a soldier! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 It's as if we're in the eye of a hurricane, no wind... no rain... nothing moving except us! But all around us... hell's breaking loose! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 When Sgt. Rock sends up an S.O.S., they must be low on everything to block the enemy-- except their blood! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Sgt. Craig! Change course-- head southwest! We've been ordered to pick up an enemy defector... who's ready to spill some top-secret information! Our job's to bring him in alive--at all costs... and show him every courtesy due his rank! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 General-- I lost the village because I wanted to spare the civilians! How many deaths will I be responsible for now-- trying to take it back? Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 They thought they'd pull the play away from me and spare me because they think I'm more important than any of them! It's my responsibility to go! If you were in my place, General... what would you have done? Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 You never know what surprises will show up in war, General! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 The War--- The War! First, it killed Arch... then Slim... We fought in North Africa... Sicily... Italy... France... But the war never ends! This war will never end till we're all dead! Well, I've had enough! I want out! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 I don't care what anyone says! This tank's "haunted"! And someday, somehow, somebody, somewhere... is going to agree with me! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 I don't know how a tank can ever catch up with a plane again! But somehow-- somewhere-- we'll close with that Red Buzzard again! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Having our tank snatched like that from under us-- is like getting a direct hit! We might as well be dead! We've got to get our tank back! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 We'll start being Infantrymen again! Our orders were to hold this position at all costs! Inside... or outside the tank! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 How long am I going to have a head... with this mission you picked out for me deliberately? Why did you do it? Why me? Me? ME? Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 You hear him, Slim-- You see him! Now-- Don't tell me I'm not talking to the ghost of General Stuart! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Our... good-luck ghost... deserted us... That's why this happened... That's why we're... we're... finished! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Every morning I thank my luck stars that I'm not an Infantry or an Air Officer-- who has to send men to certain death against enemy objectives! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Hung up or not-- We've got to knock out that pill box in front of us-- before we're clobbered by the planes above! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)

Quote1 Act like you're-- glub--ugh-- soaping yourself, Slim! While I make believe I'm-- ugh--glub-- cooling off my head! Quote2

--Jeb Stuart (New Earth)