“Ataturk To The ‘Fore”

(May 5, 2019)

Kemal’s children claim

honor with Britain, Marines

before Korea*

*(The Turkish Brigade and the British troops covered themselves with battle glory during The Korean War…politicians called it a Conflict and President Truman for a time called it a Police Action and openly wondered why in the words of a World War I canon-cocker captain there even was a Marine Corps, until Pusan, Inchon, and Chosin changed that for him.)

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