Or so says the narrator in this British newreel from 1955. Be sure to listen all the way to the end -- one of his last comments will make you want to slap him silly!
(Clicking the picture will take you to the clip -- unfortunately I couldn't find a way to embed the video Be forewarned -- the site, British Pathé, an archive of over 3500 newsreels -- is addictively fun and capable of sucking up many hours!)
"Skill had played little part in the operation?!" We're talking matching stripes on diagonal seams! You try it yourself before declaring it so easy, buster!