Inch'on 1950

The last great amphibious assault

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Inch'on 1950

The last great amphibious assault

Description

Inch'on was probably the most significant campaign in the Korean theater, as well as being the last major amphibious assault of division-size conducted in the history of warfare. The odds were stacked against the US troops, with virtually no time for training and many of the divisions unprepared for the conflict. The success of the Inch'on campaign is a testament to the sheer initiative of the officers and NCOs conducted it. This book details the strategy and tactics that led to the operation's success, as well as narrating the experience of the battle in fascinating detail.

Product details

Published Oct 20 2012
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 96
ISBN 9781846037627
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 64 b/w
Series Campaign
Short code CAM 162
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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Gordon L. Rottman

Gordon L. Rottman entered the US Army in 1967, v…

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Peter Dennis

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