Geronimo! is an exclamation occasionally used by jumping skydivers or, more
generally, ... Sources. The Straight Dope: Why do parachutists yell "
Jan 20, 2011 ... Today I found out where the tradition of yelling “Geronimo” when jumping out of a
plane came from. ... I tell you jokers what I'm gonna do! ... Devine is one of the
very few people to have two stars on the Hollywood Walk of ...
People yell "Geronimo" when jumping off something because a test paratrooper
named Aubrey Eberhardt did it to prove his courage when he jumped out of an ...
Sep 2, 2006 ... If there are twelve men making a mass jump they all yell “Geronimo! ... Eberhardt
was teased about whether he would be too scared to do the ...
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May 19, 2012 ... C-27 door jumpers hit the skies over Geronimo DZ.
Jul 17, 2000 ... The custom of yelling "Geronimo!" is attributed to Aubrey Eberhardt, a member of
the U.S. Army's parachute "test platoon" -- Fort Benning, ...
A 1939 western named GERONIMO, the inspiration it gave a US Army
paratrooper, and the formation of a US Army paratrooper tradition were events
The legend of yelling Geronimo! on exit. ... parachutes of all makes and models,;
biographies of people making significant ... I tell you jokers what I'm gonna do!
May 6, 2011 ... The modern military use of the name Geronimo began in 1940, when American
.... One of the best ways to create a new pejorative is to teach it to people. ...
Maybe my PC friends would enjoy it if our commandos yelled, .... and by the way,
how do you bury one at sea? do you not submerge them? in bin ...
Long story short, Eberhardt jumped, yelled "Geronimo!" as promised, and the
shout .... Why do people yell Geronimo when they jump off something? World
War II ...