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QPME: Marines in the Korean Conflict, 1950: The Fire Brigade, Operation Chromite, and the Chosin Reservoir

An introduction to three historic battles in which the Marine Corps played a pivotal role.

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"Don’t you forget that you’re Marines — First Marines! 
Not all the communists in hell can overrun you!"

—Col Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller, 
rallying his 1st Marines near Chosin Reservoir, Korea, December 1950
 


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