TITLE

Korean War

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
PN;Nov2009, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the national Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It says that almost 2 million Americans served in Korea during the war from 1950-1953, wherein 54, 246 gave their lives and more than 8,000 were missing. The memorial, whose dedication was held on July 26-30, 1995, features 2,400 images of those who were killed during the war. It cites that the sculptures of the memorial were designed to symbolize the contributions of several branch of military service.
ACCESSION #
44499875

 

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