Samichon ("The Hook") (Korean War, 25 July 1953 to 26 July 1953)

About This Campaign

This comprised a series of battles as the Chinese forces tried to achieve a last minute seizure of territory in the lead up to the Truce and Cease Fire.

The Battle of the Samichon River - the Hook 24–26 July 1953 - For further reading see the link to the article by Micharl Kelly to the right of this page.

Names

Showing 5 people of interest from campaign

WALKER, Ronald George

Service number 51915
Corporal
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 4 Feb 1934

EDWARDS, Joseph Maxwell

Service number 1400610
Private
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 10 Dec 1930

DALY, Thomas Joseph

Service number 45
Lieutenant General
Born 19 Mar 1913

STEVENS, Walter James

Service number 41141
Corporal
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 30 Oct 1931

COOPER, Brian Charles

Service number 52053
Sergeant
2nd Battalion
The Royal Australian Regiment (2 RAR)
Australian Army (Post WW2)
Born 11 Aug 1933