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Now displaying: June, 2016
Jun 25, 2016

The Chinese Army attacks the Seoul bridgehead and General Ridgeway decides to withdraw from Seoul.  The Communist retake the City of Seoul.  The 1st and 9th Corp withdrew well to the south and destroy the port of Inchon.  The United Nations win the second battle of Wonju and retake the town.  The Second North Korean Corp is defeated within the Taeback Mountains.  A biography of Major General Moore the new commander of the 9th Corp.

Jun 18, 2016

Pressure from Mao forces General Peng to launch the Chinese third offensive before he wanted too.  However the Chinese and North Koreans brake though the South Korean Divisions.  General Ridgeway withdraws the 1st and 9th Corp to the Seoul bridgehead.  The First battle of Wonju.  A biography of Major General Mac Clure the commander of the American 2nd Division. 

Jun 11, 2016

The American Army undertakes its longest retreat.  The morale of the Eighth Army falls badly.  The death of General Walker and an assignment of his performance as Eighth Army Commander.  The murder of prisoners by the South Korean Government.  The French Army commitment to the Korean War.  A biography of General Matt Ridgeway, the new commander of the Eighth Army.

Jun 4, 2016

Oliver Smith the commander of the 1st American Marine Division plans for a likely Chinese attack.  Two battalions from the American 7th Infantry are defeated but the Marines hold firm and fight their way back to the south. The Chinese suffer many deaths because of the extreme cold.  A biography of General Song the commander of the Chinese 9th Army.

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