Today in History: Roi-Namur

77 years ago today, February 1st 1944, the Marines of the 4th Marine Division landed on the twin islands of Roi-Namur in the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands group. Operation Flintlock saw the Marines taking Roi-Namur in the north and the 7th ID simultaneously taking Kwajalein Island in the south. Smaller surrounding islands were …

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Roughnecks’ Operation Nuke Flash

Green side heading out. https://youtu.be/5NOorbTw6h0 The one time the BAR worked. Still didn't hit anyone apparently though 🤔 https://youtu.be/d58l3Fw6_RM Another clip. Did these with the camera mounted just to the left of my right eye. Was trying to get a down the sights view. Not worth the effort really. Blocks too much of you view …

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Today in History: Chipyong-Ni

70 years ago today the Battle of Chipyong-ni began. Taking place from 13–15 February 1951 between US and French units of the US 23rd Infantry Regiment and various units of the Chinese People's Volunteer Army (PVA). The battle, along with the simultaneous Third Battle of Wonju, has been called "the Gettysburg of the Korean War," and represents the "high-water mark" of the Chinese invasion …

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