Hagaru-Ri

December 4, 1950, in Marine Corps history.
Hagaru-Ri
Posted on 12/4/2000

On December 4, 1950, after four days of fighting their way through the Taebek Mountains, Lieutenant Colonel Raymond G. Davis, and the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines arrived in Hagaru-Ri, in present-day North Korea. Their victory over the numerically-superior North Korean and Chinese forces helped clear the way for the 5th and 7th Marines, and Davis was awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism.

*Image info: Raymond G. Davis (official USMC image)


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