WTF Fun Fact – Tootsie Rolls Saved Marines

During the Korean War, Tootsie Rolls instead of ammunition were accidentally sent to US Marines in a battle at Chosin reservoir. The nourishment from the candy is credited with helping save the marines and they also used it to fix bullet hole riddled equipment. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://usmc-mccs.org/articles/how-tootsie-rolls-accidentally-saved-marines-during-war/

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