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During the Volkmann/Dane motorbike chase, the stunt rider's SS cap is blown off as the Major jumps over a local peasant. It is back on his head in the next shot.
In the main attack scene in the village, a boy is seen crawling out from under the car. A couple of shots later the same scene is shown, but this time he is grabbed by the German officer.
A vehicle parked in the town square bears the insignia of the elite Grossdeutschland panzer division, which served on the Eastern Front and not in the Greek Islands.
A control room could not survive with an open window immediately behind a launching rocket.
High-voltage wires cannot touch the ground.
Dottie faints after her underwater mission, yet is conscious enough to lift her hand to Hecht's help.
Archaeological prison camp STALAG VII Z is introduced with a swooping aerial photography shot circling the entire complex, to end on a Red Cross ambulance arriving at the main gate. However, partway through this sequence as the large circular building comes into view, the ambulance can be seen parked on the road awaiting its cue.
When Roger Moore is rescuing the female diver in his boat, he uses the anchor device to hit the German diver. When he returns the anchor to the boat, it bounces off the deck showing it was made of rubber.
Elliot Gould wears a modern (1979) style NY Yankees cap with a high, structured "buckram." During WWII a softer, lower skull-fitting cap, the so-called "Brooklyn-style" cap, would have been appropriate.
Although the movie is set in 1944, Stefanie Powers is seen wearing a wet-suit jacket. The wet suit was not officially invented until 1952.
Richard Roundtree's character wears the shoulder patch of the US 8th Army, which served only in the Pacific theater in World War II.
At the end of the sequence where the monastery blows up, two massive expositions are seen but not heard.