The 24th Infantry Division Association

Founded August 1945 on a Philippine Island beach


Operation Nomad-Polar October 13-22, 1951, Kumsong North Korea.

Operation Nomad-Polar was the last in a series of bloody Allied offensives against Communist forces in North Korea that took place August, September and October 1951.  By Merry Helm, Writers Guild of America, February 1, 2007

 OPERATION NOMAD - Preface to Associated Press Reports Oct. 13 – 23, 1951

AP Reports:  Oct 13Oct 14;  Oct 15;  Oct 16;  Oct 17Oct 18;  Oct 19;  Oct 20Oct 21Oct 22:  Oct 23

Operation Nomad Casualty Tables, compiled by Ms. Helm

Original Marked Map Used in Operation Nomad. Digital image of map used by 81 mm Mortar Forward Observer Don Vail, who was with Co. “H” 19th, and was positioned with Co. “E” 19th, during Operation Nomad.

Links to Nomad Articles in Stories: Helm Rickert Juni ThielMaganaAbernathyRickert; and Camp 

Link to Operation Nomad in Korean War Educator