Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Feature "Former Student, Don Sawyer, Tells Korean Adventures After Being Wounded Recently"

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Feature "Former Student, Don Sawyer, Tells Korean Adventures After Being Wounded Recently"

Description

This feature was an account given by Don Sawyer, a former Richmond student, and his time during the Korean War. In the account, Sawyer tells the story of when he was shot fighting the Chinese and almost died from his wound, starvation, and from the cold. Multiple times throughout the story, Sawyer uses the word "Chinks" and "Bastards" in rotation in reference of the Chinese.

Source

"Former Student, Don Sawyer, Tells Korean Adventures After Being Wounded Recently." The Richmond Collegian Extra Edition (March 3, 1951): 2. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19510307.2.15&srpos=12&e=------195-en-20--1--txt-txIN-

Publisher

The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1951-03-07

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Language

English

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RichmondCollegianExtraEdition.2-19510307.jpg

Coverage

Richmond (Va).

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Student Contributor

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Citation

“Feature "Former Student, Don Sawyer, Tells Korean Adventures After Being Wounded Recently",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed December 13, 2017, http://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/1810.