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James Richardson | 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), Merrill's Marauders - Army

6:38   |   When the city of Myitkyina and it's air strip was captured by Merrill's Marauders, it was the end of the mission for the famed unit. James Richardson had been in the field so long surviving on meager rations that he could hardly eat his victory dinner when he got back to India.

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