What are these soldiers doing?

    This photo is form a set of Life Magazine never seen before Korean War photos. Does anyone know what they are doing? It looks like they are loading a case, but that can’t be right … can it?

    “Bullets and gunpowder”, November, 1952.

    Larger version and other Korean War photos at Life Magazine.

    [ Many thanks to Mik for emailing me the pic. ]

    Steve Johnson

    I founded TFB in 2007 and over 10 years worked tirelessly, with the help of my team, to build it up into the largest gun blog online. I retired as Editor in Chief in 2017. During my decade at TFB I was fortunate to work with the most amazing talented writers and genuinely good people!