Brett Jensen (
Sat, 22 Jul 2000 22:34:53 -0700

Nightingale wrote:

> Thanks Mike! Ober means "Colonel" then. Actually I
> think the Zeon-Nazi association began with 0080's Zeon
> MS (Kaempfer, Gelgoog Jaeger, Zaku FZ w/ 'German
> Helmet', etc)

True, but Giren was definately an admirer of Hitler. (shudder) That's
where the Seig Zeon salute came from. Uniform wise I'd say the Zeons are
more of the older prussian style, and of course Char is clearly somewhat
patterned on Germany's Red Baron of WW1.

---Brett Jensen

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