Episode 317-Battle of the Pockets Pt 1

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Posted On March 16, 2021

Gen. Homma has decided to hit the Allied line in two sections. Which means, in Gen. Parker’s I Corps, on the eastern side of the Bataan Peninsula, Gen. Clifford Bluemel’s Sector C will get all of Gen. Nara’s attention. And Bluemel discovers a massive hole in his line just before the attack. The battle of Trail 2 gets underway.

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