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By Donald Boose

whilst North Korea attacked the South on June 25, 1950, usa forces in East Asia have been below the command of common Douglas MacArthur, whose greatest flooring strength was once 8th US military. This military fought a tenacious safeguard of South Korea, counterattacked north to the Yalu River with the separate X Corps, prior to falling again within the face of huge chinese language intervention, carried out a warfare of stream, and settled right into a bloody two-year lengthy interval of static struggle. This identify examines the wrestle undertaking, association, and evolution of the 8th US military in Korea and its 300,000 US flooring forces via hugely special orders of conflict, tables of association and gear, and examinations of an important facets equivalent to doctrine, education, and tactics.

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