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Old 06-07-2019, 10:05 AM
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Originally Posted by Bear_Nenno View Post
This men are Marines. 1st Marine Division, fighting in Okinawa. They were going up against extensive tunnel networks, so having a carbine makes a lot of sense.
Thanks, Bear.

I knew a guy who claimed he hit a North Korean twice with a carbine, "saw feathers fly out of his jacket", his buddy shot the Korean with a Garand, and he fell down. Keltner "lost" the carbine (he carried a radio) and picked up a Garand from a casualty.

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