2nd BN 1st Marines - Andong Korea


by Mike Nemeth January 23, 2017

On 23 January 1951, elements of 2nd BN 1st Marines Division came under heavy fire near Andong Korea. In an after action interview, Captain J.A. Smith, Commander Easy Company offer this advice to other units on surviving ambushes: "There is only one way - fight back"

full interview available through the Korea War Project and National Archives 




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