THE CHOSIN RESEVOIR CAMPAIGN:
U.S. MARINE OPERATIONS
Lynn Montross and Captain
Nicholas A. Canzona USMC
NEW copy. Hardcover with dust jacket.
(Nashville: Battery Press, 1987). ~~ 32 maps, 68
photographs, notes, appendices,
bibliography, index, 432 pages.
Well-researched and splendidly written by a team of Marine Corps
historians, this reprint makes this superb series available once again.
A detailed operational narrative is supported by photos, situation maps,
OB's and command lists.
This volume covers the
lst Marine Division and lst Marine Air Wing during the Chosin Reservoir
campaign on Korea's northeast coast during the initial Chinese intervention,
the subsequent Chinese assault and the fighting retreat in bitter winter
weather to Hungnam and the evacuation at Wonsan, 26 Oct to 25 Dec, 1950.
Originally published as Volume III in the five volume official history for
USMC operations in Korea.