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By Kenneth W. Estes
Drawing on wrestle files, command studies, and biographical fabrics, Estes describes the mobilization, association, and operations of First Brigade throughout the first 3 months of yankee participation within the Korean conflict. targeting the battalions, businesses, and platoons that confronted the hardened infantrymen of the North Korean military, he brings the reader on to the battlefield. the tale he unearths there, woven with the voices of squaddies and officials, is one among cooperation instead of interservice competition. while, he clarifies variations within the organizational cultures of the U.S. military and the Marine Corps.
Into the Breach at Pusan is scrupulously reasonable to either the military and the marines. Estes units the list immediately in crediting the 8th military with saving itself throughout the Pusan Perimeter crusade, yet he additionally affirms that the army’s agony might were a lot better with no the the most important, well timed functionality of the 1st Provisional Marine Brigade.
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Into the Breach at Pusan: The 1st Provisional Marine Brigade in the Korean War (Campaigns and Commanders Series) by Kenneth W. Estes