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By Patrick K. O'Donnell

“What could you will want in case you can have any wish?” requested the photojournalist of the haggard, bloodied Marine sooner than him. The Marine gaped at his interviewer. The photographer snapped his photo, which grew to become the long-lasting Korean struggle photo featured in this book’s jacket. “Give me tomorrow,” he stated at last.

After approximately 4 months of continuing and agonizing strive against at the battlefields of Korea, this sort of basic request appeared most unlikely. for plenty of males of George corporation, or “Bloody George” as they have been known—one of the Forgotten War’s so much adorned but unrecognized companies—it used to be a want that will no longer come true.
 
This is the untold tale of “Bloody George,” a Marine corporation shaped fast to reply to its nation’s name to responsibility in 1950. This small band of men—a colourful solid of characters, together with a local American struggling with to earn his honor as a warrior, a Southern boy from Tennessee at odds with a Northern blue-blood reporter-turned-Marine, and a couple of twins who exemplified to the gang the real that means of brotherhood—were more often than not eco-friendly troops who have been rushed via education to fill America’s pressing desire at the Korean entrance. they might locate themselves on the tip of the spear in the various Korean War’s bloodiest battles.
 
After storming ashore at Inchon and battling house-to-house in Seoul, George corporation, one among America’s final devices in reserve, chanced on itself at the frozen tundra of the Chosin Reservoir dealing with components of a whole department of chinese language troops. They didn’t comprehend it then, yet they have been quickly to turn into the most important to the battle—modern-day Spartans referred to as upon to carry off ten occasions their quantity. Give Me the following day is their unforgettable tale of bravery and courage.
 

completely researched and vividly informed, Give Me Tomorrow is becoming testomony to the heroic deeds of George corporation. they're going to by no means back be forgotten.

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