- Jan 14, 2006
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Korea the 'Choisin Fiew'. Lt. Colonel Douglas Drysdale, took 41 Independent Commando to assist the USMC. They covered the withdrawal and were given a Presidential Unit Citation Navy. Several officers and men were given American gallantry awards.As Chesty Puller famously stated in Korea, the enemy has us surrounded, means we can kill them in any direction.
41 Cdo also undertook some 8 commando raids behind enemy lines destroying North Korean military objectives and destroying railway lines. They were an all volunteer unit for hazardous duties.