"On 21st October 1950.Members of the 187th on a patrol located
a prisoner of War Train hidden in a tunnel near Myonjucham,but the korean guards
had murdered 75 of the Americans. Fifteen wounded American POW were
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Thursday, December 26, 2002 8:47
Subject: Re: Comparison Between Chinese
and North Koreans
<<Keith, I fought against both: The Chinese were well trained,
well lead, brave, and humane- they generally treated prisoners rather
Thank you for your most interesting observations on
What did the Chinese do with their prisoners? Did they
hold them in North Korea under their own control, or did they turn them over
to the North Koreans? I doubt that they would have openly held them in
China, as that would have compromised the ostensibly unofficial "volunteer"
nature of their participation in the war.