The Battle Of The Korean War

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The 1st Battalion (BN), 21st Thai Regimental Combat Team (RCT) played an important role in the victory of the Korean War. One of their primary missions was to perform reconnaissance and intelligence collection missions and ambush attacks against the People’s Republic of China (PRC), or Red China. Their military maneuvering tactic was significant to the outcome of the war. They were highly recognized for their ferocious and dedicated sacrifice and were given a nickname of “Little Tigers.” Their aggressive reconnaissance and intelligence collection has proven to be the utmost importance during the battle that ultimately contributed to the victory of the Korean War.
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The BN took part in numerous successful missions and fought the enemies along with the US, British, and ROK soldiers.
Throughout the course of the war, the 1st BN, 21st RCT received high regards for their loyalty and bravery in various operations they participated in. Among other UN forces, they were known for their bravery, comraderies, and patriotism. In military skills, they were known for their combined operations, maneuver warfare, foxhole combat, and hand-to-hand combat. The BN were often tasked to conduct aggressive reconnaissance and ambush attacks against the PRC. They received many successes and some of which are outlined in the following paragraphs (Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affair, 2010, pp. 70-84).
On 9 June 1951, while the BN occupied fighting positions along Hill 218, the BN Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) Platoon dispatched the teams to collect information throughout the day. The teams located an enemy assembly area of more than 300 Chinese soldiers along with ammunition and supplies. The BN coordinated with the US and requested air strikes to destroy the enemy element in its entirety (Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affair, 2010, p. 70).
On 1 July 1951, the BN ISR Platoon was holding higher ground along the

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