They were defending each other to the end. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Add the first question. November 9, It is disgusting that evil leaders have so little regard for the lives of their people. I know quite a bit from the American side of the Korean War so I thought I would watch this and see what it had to offer.

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! It was an unlamented passing. Ominously however, his forces were now beginning to encounter troops from China. Next … three months later, Roy dropped from the sky, again, along with 16, other paratroopers, across the Rhine into Germany itself. The only thing keeping the water out was the rust, the men said. First, the Civil War: Here are some remarkable photos of the actual Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs in production. I’m a combat veteran – Desert Storm, and I do what I can to support veterans from all wars.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. History may not repeat itself, as Mark Twain famously noted, but sometimes it rhymes.

KapyongKorea | Kapyong: Canada’s Triumph in Korea / Dan Bjarnason

Presidential Unit Citation flash. A Bad intelligence about what the Chinese were likely to do; and B Unforgivable over-confidence of what we were able to do. Growing up, I saw an American made movie about Greek soldiers in the war and heard veterans talk about how tough the Turks were. There was quite a bit of hand-to-hand fighting after that. Here, sometimes at the kapynog of a bayonet, often in total darkness, individual was pitted against individual in a struggle between a superpower and a cluster of other nations from across the world.


On April 24,following a rout of the South Korean army, the Chinese People Volunteer Army pursued their enemy to the lines of Australian and Canadian troops still digging fall-back defences, 39 kilometres to the rear. They were a remarkable group of young men. On his very first flight, his plane was hit and the pilot knocked unconscious. Those who knew him will know what I mean.

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Heroes of the Forgotten War: the Battle of Kapyong

One calculation estimates South Korea picks up the tab for around a third of the US total costs to protect their tiny country. Gray fought for years to get recognition for Levy. The soldiers took it in stride.

Ola Mize had a simple theory of leadership that could be applied to any army … or any corporation for that matter. I pulled up on my seat in hopes of making the aircraft lighter.

Good review of the different phases of the Korean war and China’s involvement as well. He mis-read his map and sent them into a re-entrant that was both narrower … and — shudder — had higher sides, which got closer and movle by the second. How else can one really understand what our veterans have gone through unless they are a veteran themselves?


Wherever Roy Rushton turned up, exciting, noisy, dangerous things always seemed to happen.

From Global News website. When the Korean War broke out, recently-independent India opted not to send combat forces, but instead would contribute a crack medical team … the 60 th Para, which had served in Burma against the Japanese, It was commanded by a veteran, Lieut-Col A.

Fighting back to the command post, and finding several friendly wounded there, he took a position to protect them … At dawn he helped regroup for a counterattack which successfully drove the enemy from the outpost. Stone was a superb commander, much decorated and a brilliant tactician. There were many heros. As MacLeod relates sardonically: And five soldiers were rightly decorated for bravery that night.

Glad to see the Chinese veterans included and hear their viewpoint.

Kapyong (film) – Wikipedia

Prime Video Verified Purchase. They fought for a valley, the ancient and traditional invasion route to Seoul.

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