I Send Your Son Into Battle

Blair, Melvin Russell
June 1951
Saturday Evening Post;6/23/1951, Vol. 223 Issue 52, p26
Offers views on the challenges to be faced by U.S. soldiers participating in the Korean war. Many forms of combat; Physical requirements for a soldier who will go into the war; Need for a soldier to possess a sense of pride and loyalty to his comrades.


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