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This is War!
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Ten Marines ducking as they run up toward a hillcrest.

"[Marines make] their final lunge to take the crest of the hill . . . for the success of the entire counterattack and the return of the Perimeter to the edge of the Naktong River depended upon their taking, and holding, that otherwise inconsequential hill, [No-Name Ridge. Korea, September 1950.]" This Is War!, p. 25.