TITLE

At Kapyong on April 24, 1951, Canadian troops made a memorable fighting debut in Korea

AUTHOR(S)
Coveney, David
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Apr2001, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the battle between Canadian troops and Communist Chinese soldiers at Kapyong village in the Korean War in 1951. Description of the village; Equipment of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Regiment; Details of the battle.
ACCESSION #
4113733

 

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