[PW] The Hill Wars of the Korean Conflict

Bill Davis wmadavis at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 20:27:29 PDT 2015


Comparing Ellen Cousins' "Kojo Map-2" with Google 
Earth, I closed in on the hill indicated and 
Google earth gives me this location:

   38.930154°  127.872514°

Which you should be able to enter into Google 
Earth or Google Maps.   Click on "satellite" in Google Maps.

Bill Davis


At 06:32 PM 4/30/2015, you wrote:
>Hoping one of you kind folks has this book on 
>shelf and would be willing to take a few minutes 
>to look something up for me, perhaps email/fax a 
>couple pages if you find anything useful.
>
>This is the item:
>https://www.worldcat.org/title/hill-wars-of-the-korean-conflict-a-dictionary-of-hills-outposts-and-other-sites-of-military-action/oclc/61229774
>
>Trying to find a map or description telling 
>where "Hill 185" was.  It appears in 
>descriptions as "near Kamil-ni", where Darwin 
>Kyle was killed in combat.  (See 
>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darwin_K._Kyle for 
>the typical account).  Can't find any references 
>to Kamil-ni other than in reference to his 
>death, we're trying to figure out where it was in Korea.
>
>Other references welcome, this book just seemed potentially promising.
>
>Thanks,
>Marc Tiar
>Washoe County Library
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