Hwachon Korea

Photograph by Private Jack D. Johnson

Chaplain Kenny Lynch conducts services north of Hwachon, Korea, for men of 31st Regiment.

Photo courtesy of the National Archives

 


Young Marine

Photo by Corporal Eugene Suarez

A young Marine finds a moment of quiet and solitude in which to offer up a prayer for the safety of himself and his comrades.  Minutes later, the 1st Marine Division launched an offensive against entrenched communist troops.

Photo courtesy of the National Archives


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Credits:
Hwachon, Korea photo by Private Jack D. Johnson, courtesy of the National Archives, Still Picture Branch - Control Number  NWDNS-111-SC-378917.  Production date 8/28/1951.  Creating org. - War Dept.  Office of the Chief Signal Officer.
Young Marine photo by Corporal Eugene Suarez, courtesy of the National Archives, Still Picture Branch - Control Number  NWDNS-127-N-A156900.  Production date ca. 1951.  Creating org. Department of Defense.  United States Marine Corps.
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