How Tootsie Rolls Helped Save the Lives of a Group of U.S. Marines During the Korean War

Great Big Story tells the fascinating story of how Tootsie Rolls helped save the lives of a group of U.S. Marines during the Korean War.

In 1950, a group of U.S. Marines fighting in North Korea got stranded without enough ammunition. They managed to get to safety, but only with the help of … wait for it … Tootsie Rolls.