Two Marine tank crews return to their units after 11 days and ending up listed MIA. They eventually used duct tape, communications wire, and rope to get their damaged tanks rolling.
By the fourth day after the breakdown, they were out of water and low on food and fuel..
Suddenly a little moped dirt bike came speeding out of nowhere,” Webster said. “We knew for sure it was British.”
A British air-naval unit was camped nearby. For three days, the Marines helped guard the camp while British mechanics patched their tanks and re-supplied them.
Unilateral warfare at its finest.