Operation Chromite: the Inchon Landing (Korea, 15 September 1950)

On 15 September 1950, as the United Nations amphibious force lands in Inchon, US units from the 5th Marine Regiment use ladders to scale the sea walls in their landing zone.

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Source: Still Picture Records Section, Specia Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. NWDNS. 127. N. A3191. ARC Id. 532404.
As against "The Shores of Tripoli" in the Marine Hymn, Leathernecks use scaling ladders to storm ashore at Inchon in amphibious invasion September 15, 1950. Korea: Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. U. S. Marine Corps, 15.09.1950. Black and White.

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Operation Chromite: the Inchon Landing (Korea, 15 September 1950)