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Jul 30, 2016

The battle of the Kapyong Valley.  The Chinese Fifth Offensive comes to an end, ground is gained but the cost is very heavy.  Chinese Infantry tactics.  The Chinese launch their sixth offensive in Central and Eastern Korea again ground is won but the casualties are heavy.  A biography of Goa Gang in charge of the Chinese Army logistics.

Jul 23, 2016

The Chinese Army launch their fifth offensive.  The British Gloucestershire Regiment is destroyed but they inflict heavy losses upon the Chinese at the Battle of the Imjin River.  Elsewhere the Chinese Army make progress but at the cost of heavy losses.  The Belgian Army during the Korean War.  A biography of Deng Hua, the commander of the Chinese 13th Army.

Jul 16, 2016

General Douglas Mac Arthur launches several public attacks upon the Truman administration.  Truman  decided to sack Mac Arthur.  Mac Arthur receives huge public support and successfully address Congress but does not impress in front of a congressional committee.  A biography of Omar Bradley the Chairman of the Chief Joint of Staff

Jul 9, 2016

General Ridgeway, the commander of the Eighth Army begins Operation Killer and Ripper to thrown back the Communist armies.  The Eighth Army retakes Seoul the capital of South Korea.  The Canadian Armed Forces Forces sent to Korea.  General Mac Arthur sabotages a proposed American peace offer.  A biography of Major General Hoge the new commander of the 9th Corp.

Jul 2, 2016

The Eighth Army pushes forward and retake the port of Inchon.  The Chinese Army launches its fourth offensive in Central Korea, they defeat three South Korean Divisions.  However an attack upon the American 23rd Regiment is a costly failure.  A biography of Colonel Freeman the commander of the American 23rd Regiment.  The New Zealand Army and Navy in the Korean War. 

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