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|Statement||by Dave Easton.|
|Genre||Personal narratives, American|
|LC Classifications||VE23 .E37 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2007032709|
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Leatherneck Sea Stories is a casual memoir by a Marine who served in Korea and elsewhere during a ten-year enlistment. The stories are casual and focus more on the camaraderie than on combat or military history, but it's clear that the author is an authentic member of the Old Breed.5/5(2).
Leatherneck Sea Stories is a casual memoir by a Marine who served in Korea and elsewhere during a ten-year enlistment. The stories are casual and focus more on the camaraderie than on combat or military history, but it's clear that the author is an authentic member of the Old Breed.5/5.
Leatherneck Sea Stories: Recollections of Marines, Korea, and the Corps of the sContaining items of historical interest for military enthusiasts as well as bits of nostalgia that will appeal to general readers of Americana, Leatherneck Sea Stories is an informal collection of profiles of Marines and memories of serving in the Corps during and after the Korean conflict of the s, all.
This article from the Leatherneck archives describes how 23rd Marines and Seabees attached with the Marines hit Yellow Beaches 1 and 2 and fought to move men and equipment off the beaches while encountering fierce resistance from the Japanese.
Marine Sgt Rocky Sickmann, Held Hostage in Iran, Recalls Days in Captivity. Leatherneck Sea Stories is a casual memoir by a Marine who served in Korea and elsewhere during a ten-year enlistment. The stories are casual and focus more on the camaraderie than on combat or military history, but it's clear that the author is an authentic member of the Old Breed.5/5(2).
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