In late April 1951, the volunteer army launched its fifth campaign. As a result of logistics and weather reasons, our volunteers in the north withdrawal process, the United Nations forces organized 13 divisions of the force for pursuit, in order to block the gap in the middle of the line to ensure the orderly withdrawal operations, then organized the original resistance. Photo: U.S. artillery position in the Iron Plains Resistance War
The combat was conducted by the 63 army, which has 187,188 and 189 divisions. Combat deployment:188 Division for the reserve team,187 Division to defend the right wing,189 Division to defend the left. Before the fifth campaign, the 63 army had about 10,000 troops and more than 5,000 troops were sent to the wounded in the attack stage. Therefore, when participating in the blocking, each division was dissatisfied with its initial estimate of only about 6,000-7000 troops per division, and the total number of troops was about 10,000
The United Nations has a total of US 1st Division,1st Regiment of Korean Army Marine,9th Division of Korean Army,25th Brigade of Canada, equivalent to 4th Division, with about 47710 personnel,1327 artillery,187 tanks, average attack person per kilometer, gun gate, tank vehicle, and air force support. Volunteers, by contrast, lack heavy artillery and artillery, lack tanks and aircraft, and are at a deep disadvantage in terms of firepower. Photo: U.S. troops are filling tanks with ammunition.
U.S. military tactics are to open the way with a large group of tank forces, pressing the 63 position like a wall. In the absence of anti-tank guns, 63 soldiers and soldiers had to fight with armed and toothed enemies in the flesh of blood, many of them died in the position. Figure:U.S. Army Armored Tank Force.
The tragedy of the war, so that the 63 army almost all the combat forces filled in, and finally communications, cooking staff are organized to go to the battlefield. The earth-shaking war lasted 13 days, and finally the 63 army successfully completed the task assigned by the volunteer command, which bought time to stabilize the whole front. According to statistics,63 direct and affiliated 187,188,189 divisions killed, wounded, captured the United States, Britain and South Korea 21580 people,20,000 volunteers face hard to resist the attack of 50,000 enemy troops, creating the fifth campaign of the East-West two-line participation in the highest killing and killing records of each army.