Category: KOREAN WAR

Once more, he was able to take out three of them with his rifle, but a grenade exploded in front of him which sent shrapnel…

He soon saw action, and was wounded twice in the space of a few months – first in the foot, in August, and then a…

Ralph Parr was a unique man in many ways and is credited with several “firsts” in aerial combat, but his tenth and final aerial kill…

During the war, Han operated his train, conveying supplies for UN troops up as far as Pyongyang. Although he rarely saw fighting, he witnessed the…

“It is entirely fitting and in keeping with his wishes that our family should inter his ashes at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Korea,…

“With the Korean War going on, I realized I didn’t want to be drafted into the Marines or Army and have to sleep on the…

On his very first night, he witnessed a Chinese attack on a position to his left. Michael Caine is one of the most well-known and…

From years B.C. up to World War I, horses were vital frontline animals in almost any military conflict. As the foot soldiers punched fist first…

When Private First Class Bryant Womack found himself to be the only trained medical person in the field on March 12, 1952, he realized that…

The Dukes of Hazzard spent seven seasons regaling television viewers with the antics of a group of southern cousins as they dealt with everyday life…

Has a country actually gone to war if it never publicly declared its intentions? Decidedly yes, if the Korean War is carefully examined. In 1950,…

HBO’s “Band of Brothers” mini-series was aired in 2001. Since that time, the series has, if anything, gained in popularity. This is partly due to…