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Author Hamburger, Kenneth Earl, 1941-

Title Leadership in the crucible [electronic resource] : the Korean War battles of Twin Tunnels & Chipyong-ni / Kenneth E. Hamburger.

Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 257 p. : ill., maps.
Series Texas A & M University military history series ; 82
Texas A & M University military history series ; 82.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-249) and index.
Contents The 23d infantry regiment and col. Paul Freeman -- Baptism by fire on the Naktong River line -- Disaster in the north -- The French battalion and lt. col. Ralph Monclar -- Matthew Ridgway and a new war -- Wonju and patrols to Twin Tunnels -- The battle of Twin Tunnels -- Prelude to Chipyong-ni -- Isolated and encircled at Chipyong-ni -- Fighting and surviving on the second day -- Task force Crombez runs the Gauntlet -- Aftermath and reflections.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 23rd (1866-1957) -- History -- 20th century.
France. Armee. Bataillon de Coree -- History.
Chipyong-ni, Battle of, Chipyong-ni, Korea, 1951.
Twin Tunnels, Battle of, Korea, 1951.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Regimental histories -- United States.
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Regimental histories -- France.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1585442321 (cloth : alk. paper)

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