James "Jake"McNiece (May 1919 – January was a US Army paratrooper in World War II. He was the leader of the Filthy Thirteen, an elite demolition unit whose exploits inspired the novel and movie The Dirty Dozen.
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Chuck Plauda and Clarence Ware of the "Filthy paint their faces before the parachute drop into Normandy. The "Filthy were members of the section, demolitions platoon, Parachute Infantry Regiment. A unit of the Airborne Division