The USS Norton Sound, launched on this date in 1943, represents a sea change in American technology. The ship began its four-decade-long career as a seaplane tender and ended up firing guided missiles, including history's first successful launch of a missile from a ship.FULL STORY
At the dawn of the Korean War, with its corps facing encirclement by a Chinese army, one Marine company was tasked with controlling a key mountain road out of North Korea. Their stand at Fox Hill against an entire division of Chinese troops has become legendary.FULL STORY
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