The Final Phase
The Final Phase is referred to the years between 1950 and 1953, when the Battle of Pork Chop Hill took place. The Battle of Pork Chop Hill was fought as the U.S, China and Korean governments negotiated there way to an armistice.
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- Ch 354Great Greek Myths: The IliadOdysseus and Ajax try to convince Achilles to return to combat, but the Greek warrior rejects their appeals. On the battlefield, Agamemnon, Diomedes and even Odysseus are injured one after the other.Broken Arrows: The Lost Bombs of the Cold WarOn February 14th, 1950, a Convair B-36B plane crashed in northern British Colombia after jettisoning a Mark 4 nuclear bomb. This was the first such nuclear weapon loss in history. The Goldsboro B-52 crash was similar. Information newly declassified in 2013 showed that one of the bombs came very close to detonating which would have irreparably changed the North Carolina coastline.