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Korean War - Historical Events
Date Event
1950-06-28

North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea in opening phase of the Korean War

1950-07-03

1st time US & North Korean forces clash in Korean War

1950-09-26

UN troops in Korean War recapture South Korean capital of Seoul

1950-11-08

1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War

1950-11-24

UN troops begin an assault intending to end Korean War by Christmas

1951-03-14

During Korean War, US/UN forces recapture Seoul

1951-10-25

Peace talks aimed at ending Korean War resumed in Panmunjom

1953-08-05

Operation "Big Switch"; Korean War prisoner exchanged at Panmunjom

1958-05-30

Unidentified soldiers killed in WW II & Korean War buried in Arlington

1995-07-27

In Washington, DC, the Korean War Veterans Memorial is dedicated.

2002-04-17

Four Canadian Forces soldiers are killed in Afghanistan by friendly fire from two United States Air Force F-16s, the first deaths in a combat zone for Canada since the Korean War.

2006-04-22

Four Canadian soldiers are killed 75 kilometers north of Kandahar, Afghanistan by a roadside bomb planted by Taliban militants, the worst single day combat loss for the Canadian army since the Korean War.

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Korean War - Birthdays
Date Event
1915-01-13

Raymond G. Davis, Korean War Stories

1916-05-07

Charles B. Smith, Korean War Stories

1918-07-07

Bill Shinn, Korean War Stories

1918-12-10

Robert Taplett, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1920-12-15

Lewis L. Millett, Korean War Stories

1921-05-10

Erle C. Cocke, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1921-08-25

Edwin H. Simmons, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1922-08-26

Irving R. Levine, Korean War Stories

1922-12-02

Carl L. Sitter, Korean War Stories

1924-08-31

Thomas J. Hudner, The Korean War: Fire and Ice

1924-12-02

Alexander Haig, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1924-12-20

William Wyrick, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1925-11-10

William E. Weber, Korean War Stories

1926-05-31

Carl Bernard, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

1927-12-12

Donald P. Gregg, The Korean War: Fire and Ice

1929-04-23

Chris Farlekas, Korean War Stories

1931-03-13

Harley J. Coon, The Korean War: Fire and Ice

1931-05-21

Vincent Krepps, Korean War Stories

Korean War - Deaths
Date Event
1950-07-05

Kenneth Shadrick, Pvt from WV becomes 1st US fatality in Korean War

2000-04-04

Carl L. Sitter, Korean War Stories

2000-04-23

Erle C. Cocke, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

2002-10-07

Bill Shinn, Korean War Stories

2003-09-03

Raymond G. Davis, Korean War Stories

2004-05-23

Charles B. Smith, Korean War Stories

2004-12-17

Robert Taplett, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

2006-12-17

William Wyrick, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

2007-05-05

Edwin H. Simmons, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

2008-03-04

Carl Bernard, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War

2009-03-27

Irving R. Levine, Korean War Stories

2009-11-14

Lewis L. Millett, Korean War Stories

2010-02-20

Alexander Haig, Our Time in Hell: The Korean War


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