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Shipbuilding offers a third example of innovation’s importance to the war economy. However the United Nations intervened, naming Douglas MacArthur commander of its forces, and UN-US-ROK forces held a perimeter around Pusan, gaining time for reinforcement. Though the death toll never passes 1,500, the bombings cause panic and hurt morale. He was a decorated veteran of the US Army having served during World War II. Powered by a Cadillac gasoline 8-cylinder engine, two T27’s were produced in 1944.

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