Articles


The articles in this section look at the origins of Popski's Astrolabe capbadge and unit symbol and highlight a few of the bloopers that we've discovered published about Popski, his men and his unit.

Meanwhile, here's Friend of PPA Sam Watson's 2006 image of a Roman camel caravan dump in the Western Desert.

Roman camel caravan dump in the Western Desert
Roman camel caravan dump in the Western Desert. (See Image Credits)

       
Myths and Goofs
This foPPA article debunks many of the misrepresentations of Popski and PPA that have surfaced over the years.
Popski's Astrolabe   25 Nov 2012 NEW
This two part article looks at the origins of the PPA astrolabe and its evolution over the years.

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23 Nov 2013