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This Archival Databases site created by The National Archives and Record Administration (NARA) offers access to military records. Not all military personnel are yet available, but according to this website, more databases are added on a regular basis. These records cover both military and civilian functions from 1800 to the present. One can search photographs, notable cities, records of individuals, priso ...

Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO)


This site from the Department of Defense offers several databases where one may search for information regarding those that did not return from the Korean War. The Personnel Missing-Korea (PMKOR) database is a comprehensive listing of individuals still unaccounted for after Operation Little Switch and Operation Big Switch (which returned live Americans held by the North Koreans), and Opera ...


The Korean War Veterans Memorial, dedicated in 1995, is located on 2.2 acres near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. There are 19 stainless steel statues, each standing taller than seven feet, representing the many soldiers who fought in the war. There is also a raised granite wall listing the twenty-two nations that contributed to this first U. N. effort, another wall with over 2500 photographic ...

Korean War Atrocities


This web page, part of the Military Legal Resources site created by the Library of Congress, offers full-text of a House of Representatives Hearing held in December, 1953. This hearing is divided into three parts and is titled, HEARING before the Subcommittee on Korean War Atrocities of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Government Operations, Un ...

The Korean War: Introductory Overview and Special Image Selection


This site from the Naval Historical Center offers a brief explanation of the Korean War, a war that involved the United States Military for three years. The website is very comprehensive, with links to pictures and explanations, and links that continue from there. Many photographs from this conflict are available on this site.

U. S. Korean War Commemoration


This website from the U.S. Department of Defense offers not only information on the 50 year Commemoration (which took place in 2003), but also general history of the war, with text and images noting the order of events. There are many, many areas of the War to be explored on this site.

Select the "history" link and there are more links to the various branches of the U. S. Armed Services and th ...