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Article Honors Canadian World War II and Korean War Hero

» by July 7th, 2014 at 3:26 am » Comments (3)

Over at Kapyong Korea there is an article posted about a 96-year old Canadian veteran Roy Rushton who not only fought as a paratrooper behind enemy lines during the D-Day ...more »

Korean War Documentary “Finnigan’s War” Now Available on YouTube

» by July 6th, 2014 at 6:17 pm » Comments (1)

For those who have not seen the Korean War documentary Finnigan's War created by Conor Timmis has now been posted to YouTube for everyone to view.  The documentary shows Timmis ...more »

Puerto Rican 65th Infantry Regiment to be Recognized With Congressional Gold Medal

» by June 13th, 2014 at 7:45 pm » Comments (5)

The Borinqueneers of the 65th Infantry Regiment are receiving a prestigious award: Members of the 65th Infantry Regiment of Puerto Rico are being honored with the Congressional Gold Medal for their ...more »

Picture of the Day: Veterans Pay Tribute at UN Memorial

» by June 6th, 2014 at 1:22 pm » Comments (1)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] American veterans of the 1950-53 Korean War and their families pay tribute at U.N. Memorial Cemetery in Busan on June 3, 2014, ahead of the Korean ...more »

Ohio Korean War Memorial Becomes Subject of Controversy

» by May 31st, 2014 at 8:04 am » Comments (6)

Outsourcing this work to India was the root of the problem, but someone in the veterans group should have easily spotted these errors before the plaque was built: An Ohio monument ...more »

Korean War Era US Military Servicemembers Remains Emerge from Alaskan Glacier

» by May 20th, 2014 at 8:05 pm » Comments (1)

Here is an interesting story about casualties from the Korean War emerging from an Alaskan glacier: The Colony Glacier in Alaska is giving up the dead it has held in a ...more »

Picture of the Day: The Search for Korean War Remains Continues

» by May 3rd, 2014 at 1:48 pm » Comments (2)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] A ceremony is underway at a military unit near the border with North Korea in Hongcheon County, Gangwon Province, on May 1, 2014, to dig for ...more »

South Korea Returns Hundreds of Remains from the Korean War Back to China

» by March 29th, 2014 at 8:45 am » Comments (1)

It is good to see South Korea continuing to locate and return war remains from the Korean War, even those from China which is the country responsible for the continued ...more »

Remembering Medal of Honor Awardee Ola Mize Who Died This Month at Age 82

» by March 25th, 2014 at 9:02 pm » Comments (0)

Another member of the Korean War generation recently passed away with this one being Medal Honor awardee Ola Mize  who was known as the man who initially refused the Medal ...more »

Korean War Veteran Goes from Convicted Traitor to Hero

» by January 5th, 2014 at 8:15 pm » Comments (0)

Here is a very interesting story from the Korean War recently in the NY Times: In 1994, Mr. Hong found out that the United States military’s official history of the Korean ...more »

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