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Parent East is West News Article
Date 24 December 1945
Language English
Collection C.W.J. Phelps Collection
Box Box 1
Folder First Phelps Scrap Book
Repository University of Virginia Law Library
Without explanation, they raised guns and fired point-blank. The American escaped only by jumping into a canal. Shortly before that one Marine was killed and one wounded while hunting near the village of Anshan. Marines shelled the village in retaliation. Maj. Gen. Keller E. Rockey, commander of the Third amphibious Corps, forbade Marines to leave their garrisons if they were not members of an armed party.