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Coward: one who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs-- Ambrose Bierce
Fuel Run7245 Reads
Herb and I always had the 2 1/2 ton 6x6 loaded with 18 drums of gasoline. We took it to where they told us to. We'd hang around the CP. When we heard there was a fire fight up front we knew that the medics would need the gas for the meat wagons. So that's where we'd go. We called our truck a mobile POL dump. I guess that described it pretty well. We were on the spearhead towards Pyongyang.
We got apart from the column and settled down for the night. We had with us a 3/4 ton truck mounted with quad 5O's. I set up my cot and dozed off. About 4 am the motor sgt. rousted us out. There was a tank that got ahead of the column and was out of gas.
Note: by George Wegener
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