Leaving the Chosin Reservoir

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tsweeney
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:25 am

On 27th Nov. 50, thousands of Chinese troops swarmed over the frozen Yalu River, on the N. Korean/Chinese border, cutting off US Marines in the Chosin Reservoir area. Over the next ten days the Marines, with air support from both the Navy and Marine Air Wings, fought their way out of the trap to Hungnman and safety

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Thanks for looking all comments are welcomed

Tom


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stephen8718
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:32 pm

very very nice. it emphasises how cold it must have been for them.
tsweeney
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Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:56 pm

Stephen Thanks for the kind comment

Tom
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BrIAN332
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Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:25 am

Great dio as always Tom, always enjoy seeing your work [smilie=thumb.gif]
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jaydee
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Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:20 pm

Excellent, you definitely captured the atmosphere. :o)b
tsweeney
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Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:14 pm

Thanks Gents

Tom
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vw8243
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Wed Feb 21, 2018 12:32 am

Very nicely done Tom ,you caught the feelings of them marines well,they don t wana pull out.
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Vinny
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Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:50 pm

Really nice build Tom. I always enjoy your dioramas because there's always a story from them and I always learn something :) Thank you and keep up the great work.

All the best,
Vinny [smilie=thumb.gif]
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