3rd Infantry Division in KOREA 1950-1952. Extra Large Commemorative Edition Unit History Book. --SORRY -- SOLD OUT-- OUT OF PRINT -- A quality limited production reprint of the official 3rd Infantry Division history in KOREA 1950-1952. An inside look at the trials and tribulations of the 3rd Infantry Division beginning with a brisk overlook of the command and staff, followed by the beginning of the saga when the under-strength division landed at Wonsan 21 November 1950 and quickly moved to Hungnam where covered the retreat of X Corps from the Chosin Reservoir. The Division then withdrew by sea 24 December 1950, to protect Seoul, and later during the "condition red" Chinese April 1951 spring offensive defended the Imjin River line, counterattacked, and then faced its second winter. Concludes with awards and citations. Superbly illustrated with hundreds of photographs, maps, charts and tables. Includes all attached units - combat and support - 7th Infantry Regiment, 15th Infantry Regiment, 65th Infantry Regiment (Puerto Rico Rgt.). Medals of Honor, DSC and Silver Star recipients + Unit Citations, and KIA lists. During the course of the war, the 3rd Infantry Division suffered 10,078 casualties, including 2,160 KIA, 7,753 WIA, 5 MIA and 160 POW. Large "coffee table size" commemorative edition with embellished glossy cover.
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