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The Secrets of Inchon: The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission of the Korean War
This first-hand account of a crucial, but little-known, covert mission of the Korean War offers a revealing and remarkable story of wartime courage-from the very man who led the mission. According to his colleagues, Commander Eugene Franklin Clark had ""the nerves of a burglar and the flair of a Barbary Coast Pirate."" And in August 1950, when General MacArthur made the ...more
Published July 14th 2004 by Putnam Publishing Group
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At the beginning of the Korean War the capital city of Korea almost fell. General MacArthur decided to send the Marines in an amphibious attack on the Harbor at Inchon to relieve pressure on the army and bisect the country. But Inchon has unpredictable violent tide changes. A young navy lieutenant is sent in advance of the assault on a secret mission to chart the tides. The mission was secret for fifty years. This is the story of Eugene Franklin Clark's mission. This is information about the US ...more