Assault From the Sea

Assault From the Sea

The Amphibious Landing at Inchon

Book - 1994
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Demonstrates how the Navy's veteran leadership, flexible organization, versatile ships and aircraft, and great mobility gave General of the Army, Douglas A. MacArthur, the ability to launch a catastrophic offensive against the North Korean invaders of South Korea. Chapters: North Korean invasion and UN reaction; preparing for Operation Chromite; the "Blackbeard of Yonghung Do"; "Ten Enemy Vessels Approaching"; "Land the Landing Force"; storming ashore at red beach; Baldomero Lopez, a U.S. Marine; the vital LST; taking the initiative at Blue Beach; a night in Inchon; objective: Seoul; and over-the-beach logistics. Action photos and paintings in color and B & W.
Publisher: Washington : Naval Historical Center, Dept. of the Navy, 1994
Edition: 50th anniv. of the Korean War commemorative ed
ISBN: 9780945274278
Branch Call Number: 951.9042 UTZ
Characteristics: 51 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,28 cm


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