Korea Military History Anniversaries in March

Mar 07 1951 – Korean War: Operation Ripper – United Nations troops led by General Matthew Ridgeway begin an assault against Chinese forces in an offensive to straighten out the U.N. front lines against the Chinese.

Mar 10 1953 – Korean War: North Korean gunners at Wonsan fire on the USS Missouri. The ship responds by firing 998 rounds at the enemy position.

Mar 14 1951 – Korean War: U.N. forces recapture Seoul for the second time during the Korean War.

Mar 23 1951 – Korea: U.S. paratroopers descend from flying boxcars in a surprise attack in Korea. C-119 in flight

Mar 25 1953 – Korean War: The USS Missouri fires on targets at Kojo, North Korea, the last time her guns fire until the Persian Gulf War of 1992

Mar 27 1952 Korea: Elements of the U.S. Eighth Army reach the 38th parallel.

Mar 29 1951 – Korea: The Chinese reject Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s offer for a truce in Korea.

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Korean War Armistice was signed July 27, 1953.

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Our purpose is to honor all Veterans who served with the 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION, especially those who gave the Supreme sacrifice.  We wish to use this site to inform those who served of the opportunity to join the 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION ASSOCIATION, post photos, share reunion information and help us locate our army buddies.

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Daniel D. Schoonover

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Corporal, U.S. Army, Company A, 13th Engineer Combat Battalion, 7th Infantry
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2020 BATTALION REUNION

Our President Arlie Ellis and Vice President Gene Reed and their spouses recently went to Indianapolis to check out Hotels and activities available for the upcoming 13th Engineer (c) Battalion reunion this next September in 2020.

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2018 Reunion Branson MO

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2016 Reunion The Dells

2014 Reunion Fort Leonard Wood

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William C. Anderson Served with Company D 55-56

Richard E. Schmidt  Ph.D. S-2 ,Recon Plt 1952