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The Last Stand of Fox Company: A True Story of U.S. Marines in Combat

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November 1950, the Korean Peninsula: After General MacArthur ignores Mao's warnings and pushes his UN forces deep into North Korea, his 10,000 First ... Show synopsis

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an15tj

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by an15tj on Apr 11, 2010

last stand of Fox Company brings the reader into the fighting holes of F company. Good description of the terrain of the Toktong Pass and the personalities and actions of the men of Fox Company. I've recommended this book to others and continue to urge anyone interested in the conditions under which the armies operated.

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Hourman
by Hourman on Jun 20, 2009

I have read and bought many books on the Korean War, but this books ranks as one of the best small unit histories yet. I'm amazed this book hasn't been made into a blockbuster movie, it should rival anything like Saving Private Ryan or Apocolypse Now. The korean War hasn't many truely big budget movies and the charachters and human interest and tragedies that befell these soldiers rivals 'We were soldiers once and Young' any day, a truely gripping read.

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noblegreek

Heroism in the Cold

by noblegreek on Jan 29, 2009

Remarkable story of a Marine Rifle company during the Korean "Police Action" whose stand protecting a critical mountain pass allowed 10,000 Marines to attack in another direction. In the course of telling the story, quite accurately reinforces and elaborates on Gen Douglas MacArthur's incompetence. Three medal of honor winners hint at the heroism evidenced by the entire unit.

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