The Gloucesters an account of the epic stand of the First Battalion the Gloucestershire Regiment in Korea by Ely Jacques Kahn

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Statementthe story written by E.J.Kahn junior as published in the American magazine "The New Yorker," of May 26th, 1951, as "A reporter in Korea, no one but the Glosters.".
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