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[KOREAN-WAR-L:11345] Re: List has been very quite
I do not know about Korean war in 1950's
WW2 ended Aug. 14,1945. I was with advance occupation party of Taegu,Korea
on Sept. 8, 1945 and we relieved the Japanese of Taegu post's. We were the
first American's the Korean people saw.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeff McLaughlin" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2004 10:30 PM
Subject: [KOREAN-WAR-L:11331] Re: List has been very quite
> Hi Ed,
> I tried to get it started with my request for good books.
> and I appreciated the replies I got as well. Might those
> who have read some, discuss the pro's and con's of various
> As I'm a newcomer I guess what I'd like to hear is some
> stories. Perhaps someone should be pushing for more films
> dealing with the conflict. For example, I loved Band of
> Brothers so much that I made a special trip over to
> Normandy to visit the sites and pay my respects to the
> fallen. I was also fortunate to make contact with one of
> the original 'brothers' and chat with him via email. As an
> aside, what impressed me so much was that this was during
> the whole 'ban french fries' talk and yet when I went to
> Normandy, the town lightstandards were covered in American,
> British and Canadian flags - the French never have
> I also made a special trip to Auschwitz last year to see
> and experience it for myself. That being said, I know
> nothing about the Korean War but want to. The only thing I
> know about the Korean conflict is that the tv show MASH
> lasted twice as long. - Okay, that was a bit simplistic but
> I have to say that when I hear from a vet. it moves me
> considerably. I don't know why though...
> Sorry for my rambling, but maybe there's something in the
> above that might stir some comments. I'll shut up now. :)
> Warmly, Jeff
> --- Ed Evanhoe <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > List has been exceptionally quiet recently. Anyone have
> > any ideas about a
> > KW subject to discuss?
> > Ed
> Dr. Jeff McLaughlin Ph.D.
> Kamloops BC Canada
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