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Korean War Diary By Fred Eargle
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I began this diary on July 1, 1950. Our ship, the USS Valley Forge (CV-45), was in Hong Kong, China when the news of the North Korean attack on Allied forces arrived. We left Hong Kong and went to... More > the Philippines and Okinawa to take on supplies. I recall one of those days in which we loaded supplies most of the night in the driving rain. I participated in that - working on the flight deck for hours in a rain so heavy it was as if standing under a waterfall. We were all soaked to the skin. Our ship served a vital function in that undeclared war. We did our part in getting our ship and warplanes from one destination to another, on time, handling the radio and teletype traffic vitally necessary for that operation. For the most part, I stood watches in Radio II, the Main Transmitter Room, where I was supervisor. This diary is dedicated to the Radiomen and Telemen with whom I served on the Aircraft Carrier USS Valley Forge (CV-45), OR Division.< Less
Korean War Diary By Fred Eargle
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I began this diary on July 1, 1950. Our ship, the USS Valley Forge (CV-45), was in Hong Kong, China when the news of the North Korean attack on Allied forces arrived. We left Hong Kong and went to... More > the Philippines and Okinawa to take on supplies. I recall one of those days in which we loaded supplies most of the night in the driving rain. I participated in that - working on the flight deck for hours in a rain so heavy it was as if standing under a waterfall. We were all soaked to the skin. Our ship served a vital function in that undeclared war. We did our part in getting our ship and warplanes from one destination to another, on time, handling the radio and teletype traffic vitally necessary for that operation. For the most part, I stood watches in Radio II, the Main Transmitter Room, where I was supervisor. This diary is dedicated to the Radiomen and Telemen with whom I served on the Aircraft Carrier USS Valley Forge (CV-45), OR Division.< Less
Korean Memories By Dick Holmes
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This is a book of wartime memories by a "tin can sailor," a veteran of the U.S. Navy who served aboard a destroyer during the Korean War. Mr. Holmes has a sharp eye for a detail, and he... More > writes not only with sympathy but also with humor.< Less
2013 Korean War Memorial Calendar By William Luo
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2013 calendar with photography of national Korean war memorial.
Who Really Did Start the Korean War ? By Dermot Hudson
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A short book which refutes the claims made by the US and south Korea that the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea started the Korean War
Who Really Did Start the Korean War ? By Dermot Hudson
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A short book which refutes the claims made by the US and south Korea that the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea started the Korean War
The Korean War Through the Eyes of Larry St. Laurent By Dennis M. Galvin, Marie L. Oberwanowicz
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In 1950, during the Korean War, E. Lawrence “Larry” St. Laurent saw combat duty at the Chosin Reservoir. Facing subzero temperatures, and surrounded by over a million Chinese soldiers,... More > Larry and his fellow soldiers and Marines fought their way out of Korea to the coast, and took part of the largest evacuation ever to occur during wartime. This book tells about Larry’s desire to serve, his military exploits, and his service to his fellow Veterans. This Jackson resident has worked tirelessly for his fellow Veterans. He was instrumental in gaining assistance for Korean War Veterans who suffer from frostbite. As Ocean County Director of Veterans Affairs, he oversaw the creation of many sorely needed services. As Chairman of the Korean War Memorial, he achieved a singular victory in his effort to ensure that the combat Veterans of the Korean War would not be forgotten. He possesses both a Purple Heart and a Heart of Gold; and his story deserves to be preserved.< Less
Most Interesting Korean War Facts: Top 100 By Vadim Kravetsky, Alex Trost
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Are you looking for a journey that will take you through 100 of the, along with funny comments and a word puzzle? Then this book is for you. Whether you are looking at this book for curiosity,... More > choices, options, or just for fun; this book fits any criteria. Creating 100 of the etc. did not happen quickly. It is thorough look at accuracy and foundation before the book was even started. This book was created to inform, entertain and maybe even test your knowledge. By the time you finish reading this book you will want to share it with others.< Less
A New Korean Crisis By Mike Ottenberg
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This book depicts 12 notional skirmishes within the context of a fictitious war for gamers to use on the miniature table. It covers events prior, during, and after a postulated modern war on the... More > Korean peninsula. Four of these skirmishes are inter-connected in a mini-campaign depicting an assault on a U.S. airbase. All were created to explore various aspects of a major conflict where special forces will be deployed to conduct reconnaissance, direct action and related operations. Although designed with the SOF Warrior game system in mind, these skirmishes can be enjoyed with any set of modern conflict wargame rules.< Less
A New Korean Crisis By Mike Ottenberg
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This book depicts 12 notional skirmishes within the context of a fictitious war for gamers to use on the miniature table. It covers events prior, during, and after a postulated modern war on the... More > Korean peninsula. Four of these skirmishes are inter-connected in a mini-campaign depicting an assault on a U.S. airbase. All were created to explore various aspects of a major conflict where special forces will be deployed to conduct reconnaissance, direct action and related operations. Although designed with the SOF Warrior game system in mind, these skirmishes can be enjoyed with any set of modern conflict wargame rules.< Less