Daily Archives: June 24, 2010


Orders for the 79th Division were to capture the strong point at la Mare a Canards.  This task was left to the 314th. The Paul Farnum and the 313th Regiment veered east to attack strong points west of la Glacerie, encountering continuing opposition, and proceeded to Hameau Gringor,  taking about […]

WWII Journal: Paul Farnum, 24 June, 1944


John Stone Stone (1869-1943) patented the first effective direction finding system in 1902. [[1], [2]] Stone’s scheme involved a two element antenna with a first element (V) arranged no more than a half wavelength away from a second element (V’). The Figure below shows Stone’s invention. The two elements are […]

RTLS: The First Direction Finding