[PDF] Download ô Back Down the Ridge | by ☆ William Lindsay White

By William Lindsay White | Comments: ( 472 ) | Date: ( Nov 12, 2019 )

What happens to the men who get clobbered in Korea.In the same vivid and exciting manner he first used in They Were Expendable , W L White records in the soldiers own words how they got clobbered wounded in Korea, how they are gotten back down the ridge to a Mash Mobile Army Surgical Hospital , and through various stages to Tokyo and the States Captain Clyde DillWhat happens to the men who get clobbered in Korea.In the same vivid and exciting manner he first used in They Were Expendable , W L White records in the soldiers own words how they got clobbered wounded in Korea, how they are gotten back down the ridge to a Mash Mobile Army Surgical Hospital , and through various stages to Tokyo and the States Captain Clyde Dillon, a retreaded ex bombardier Charlie Manson, a 19 year old Pfc only a few weeks in the line Cornelius Lynch, volunteer from County Kerry these and others convince us that this really war.In its stark and documentary reality Back Down the Ridge is truly a litter level view But it is heartening, too, in its description of the miraculous advances in medical field service which are saving the lives of casualties who would have died in any other war It tells also, in part, the story of our allies among them the indomitable Turks, the valiant and increasingly effective ROKs As these infantrymen, doctors and nurses told their choral story, says W L White, another figure began struggling free of the typewriter keys He is the average American boy, just under 20, who was pulled from his malted milks and basketball scores to be wounded in Korea Much of this story is now of him and what he thinks, of his buddies, his weapons, his leaders, his allies and their enemies, and of this curious little war which all were sent out to fight from the book flap


  • Title: Back Down the Ridge
  • Author: William Lindsay White
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  • Page: 326
  • Format: Hardback

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  • Justinian

    2006-09 - Back Down the Ridge. W. L. White. 1953. 182 pages.I picked this book up off the sale cart at the local library for $1USD. The by line is “The Story of what happens to the men who get “clobbered” in Korea”. The Chapters are pretty instructive as to its content.1. How You Get Clobbered. (A survey from interviews of various methods of getting wounded in the last year of the Korean War. The focus here is on the ground war.)2. Down Off the Ridge. (Evacuation of the wounded from the [...]


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