Uploaded by oirebels on Jan 3, 2012
Dezember 1950: Das Video zeigt beeindruckendes Filmmaterial vom dramatischen Rückzug der US-Marines aus dem kommunistischen Nordkorea nach der Schlacht um den Changjin-Stausee (Chosin Reservoir) und die anschliessende Evakuierung der Marines aus dem Brückenkopf von Hungnam nach Südkorea.
December 1950: The film portrays the withdrawal of the Allied troops from North Korea as a result of the Battle of the water reservoir Choisin and the subsequent evacuation of Hungnam bridgehead.
Translation (by Google)
December 1950: The video shows footage of the impressive dramatic withdrawal of U.S. Marines from communist North Korea after the Battle of the Changjin Reservoir (Chosin Reservoir) and the subsequent evacuation of Marines from the beachhead from Hungnam to South Korea.
December 1950: The film portrays the withdrawal of the Allied troops from North Korea as a result of the Battle of the water reservoir and the subsequent evacuation of Choisin Hungnam bridgehead.
I’d meant to post this when it happened but was very tired and didn’t want to have a North Korean overload here at WATT. Which, as regular readers know, is an ever-present danger. Hehe. So, I went to bed.
What happened was… shortly after posting this thread, wherein I mentioned a boyish fantasy of flying a fighter plane and blowing up some really nasty folk’s personal stuff, I was casually looking at a couple of other ‘related videos’… and this appeared.
Now, I don’t believe in coincidences, you see… as everything is connected.
Just thought it was a mighty strange one.
An interesting piece of history.
I worked for many years alongside one of the men that was flown out of that hell on the medi-ships, the dear man known as John Lionetti. Lots of memories, although we never really spoke of the war. Was very nice to think of him again.