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Juneau vet recalls days in 'Devil's Brigade'

...You're always tense. But you have to fight in spite of that. ... I did a lot of praying." The assault on Mount Majo a month later was "the worst fighting of the whole war," Wahto said. "You were just so tired and cold and hungry...

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July Fourth parade honors WWII, Iraq war veterans

...at daybreak. At dawn, they topped the mountain and killed most of the enemies. A month later, the unit fought in Mount Majo, a battle Wahto called the worst fighting of the war. "There was no place to dig a foxhole. It was rocks everywhere...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062504/loc_july4.shtml
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Three vets view war

...take any prisoners after that. The men then fought their way along the mountain range, engaging in a fierce battle on Mount Majo, where Wahto was hit by shrapnel and developed blood poisoning and jaundice. He broke his ankle in the rocky crags...

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