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The problems of U.S. Marine Corps prisoners of war in Korea

James Angus MacDonald

The problems of U.S. Marine Corps prisoners of war in Korea

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Published by History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • Prisoners and prisons,
  • Prisoners of war,
  • Korean War, 1950-1953

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Angus MacDonald
    SeriesOccasional paper / History and Museums Division, Occasional paper (United States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division)
    ContributionsUnited States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS918 .M23 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 289 pages
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27166881M
    ISBN 101500191167
    ISBN 109781500191160
    OCLC/WorldCa18831902

    The Korean War (25 June – 27 July ) [lower-alpha 1] was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet was primarily the result of the political division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at Chosŏn'gŭl: 조선전쟁. During the last battle of the Vietnam War, three U.S. Marines went missing: Marine Pvt. Danny Marshall, Marine Pvt. 1st Class Gary Hall and Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph Hargrove. The military said.


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Marine Corps Prisoners Of War In Korea" See other formats. Service or Relationship: Marine Veteran - Korea Comments: HONOR CLEAN is a new book about the Korean War--It is dedicated to all the men and boys of the Silent Generation, who gave of themselves so South Korea could be free.

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Marine Corps, in Walter G. Hermes discusses Marine Corps operations in his contribution to the official history of Army activity dur-ing the Korean War, Truce Tent and Fighting Front. In the Korean War 1% of US Marine participants were killed.

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Kessler, USMC (Ret). A messy proxy war. The Korean War was a military and diplomatic disaster from its very beginning. The war was technically between North Korea and South Korea, but it. National Museum of the Marine Corps Store Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, the Museum will be closed to the public until further notice.

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