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August 23, 2017

A Skype interview with Leonard Adreon, Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War and author of Hilltop Doc: A Marine Corpsman Fighting Through the Mud and Blood of the Korean War. Adreon did not talk about his experience during the war for 60 years, until he agreed to spe...

You rarely hear a veteran talk about actual combat. My theory: the experience is so intense, so extreme that any attempt to convey the reality is inevitably inadequate. Unless you've been there, you cannot apprehend the situation. Leonard Adreon, who was a Marine corps...

August 9, 2017

My grandfather, Virgil, fought in the Korean War and one of my biggest regrets is that I didn’t ask him more about it while he was here to tell his stories. Granted, he was never one to talk about his time in the war but I wish I’d have asked questions and encouraged s...

Last week marked the 64th anniversary of the end of the Korean War. St. Louisan and Korean War veteran Leonard Adreon recently published a memoir reflecting on his participation in America’s “forgotten war" as a Marine Corpsman, providing medical aid in battle. Click h...

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