A Marine Corsair Plane Captain's Account
of the Korean War from a Carrier Deck



Staff Sergeant Floyd Stocks with F4U Corsair WE-18






INTRODUCTION


14 April to 1 August 1950

VMF-214 SETS SAIL


3 August to 31 August 1950

VMF-214 ENTERS THE KOREAN WAR


1 September to 14 September 1950

SECURING THE PUSAN PERIMETER


15 September to 10 November 1950

SPEARHEADING THE INCHON LANDING


13 November to 26 November 1950

MOVING ASHORE IN NORTH KOREA


29 November to 4 December 1950

UNITED NATIONS FORCES
COLLAPSE BEFORE THE CHINESE


5 December 1950 to 4 January 1951

FIRST MARINE DIVISION
FIGHTS TO REACH HAMHUNG


5 January to 6 March 1951

HOMEWARD BOUND






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