Quotations related to getting out of chickenshit outfits.
- I can't wait to get out of this chickenshit outfit.
- When he reported to the 761st in October 1943, the colonel briefed him and concluded by asking if he had any questions.
"Just one," Geist said. "How do I get out of this chickenshit outfit? I don't want to serve with Negroes."
- Russell C. Geist in 1943, as reported in Patton's Panthers : The African-American 761st Tank Battalion in World War II (2005) by Charles W. Sasser - ISBN 9780743485005