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Strange battleground : the operations in Korea and their effects on the defence policy of Canada

Author: Herbert Fairlie Wood; Canada. Department of National Defence.
Publisher: Ottawa : R. Duhamel, Queen's printer, 1966. ©1966
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : National government publication   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The official story of the Canadian Army's part in the United Nation's action in Korea, 1950-1953.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wood, Herbert Fairlie.
Strange battleground.
Ottawa, R. Duhamel, Queen's printer, 1966
(OCoLC)601840157
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Fairlie Wood; Canada. Department of National Defence.
OCLC Number: 4199207
Notes: At head of title: Official history of the Canadian Army.
"Published by authority of the Minister of National Defence."
Description: x, 317 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps (some folded) ; 26 cm
Contents: Trouble in Korea --
Canada faces the Far East --
Growing pains --
Preparations for battle --
The Canadians in Korea prepare for battle --
The first encounters --
The special force in Fort Lewis and the army in Canada --
The third U.N. advance to the 38th Parallel --
The enemy talks peace as the Commonwealth Division is formed --
1951 in retrospect --
Operations to December 1951 --
The second winter --
Operations December 1951-April 1952 --
The Static War, I --
The Static War, II --
Jockeying for position --
The last Canadian battle --
The armistice... and afterwards --
Appendix A: Brigadier Fleury's report of his first interview with General MacArthur, 5 October 1951 --
Appendix B: Command instructions to Brigadier Rockingham, 13 April 1951 --
Appendix C: Honours and awards, Korea, 1951-53 --
Appendix D: Command and staff appointments.
Other Titles: Official history of the Canadian Army
Responsibility: by Herbert Fairlie Wood ; maps by E.H. Ellwand.

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The official story of the Canadian Army's part in the United Nation's action in Korea, 1950-1953.

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