The Snowy Battle for Hill 1304

Davis, William J.
December 2010
Naval History;Dec2010, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p24
The article discusses the Chosin Reservoir campaign in December 1950 during the Korean War, particularly the fighting for Hill 1304 in the Koto-ri area. The fighting between the Chinese Army and the U.S. 7th Marines is described, particularly the author's own experiences and memories as a Marine. He comments on the amount of snow, the casualties that the Marines suffered, and the movement of the Chinese and U.S. forces.


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