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    A North Korean prisoner of war awaits his fate, 1950


    A North Korean prisoner of war awaits his fate. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




    Korean war refugees in the Inchon area, coming in to the US contingent of the United Nations Forces for aid


    Korean war refugees in the Inchon area, coming in to the US contingent of the United Nations Forces for aid. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




    South Korean political prisoners in Pusan, during the Korean War


    South Korean political prisoners in Pusan, during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    An American soldier from South Carolina reports from a field post somewhere in Korea, where the Southern Koreans and forces of the United States are battling against the Communists from the North, 1952


    An American soldier from South Carolina reports from a field post [somewhere in Korea], where the Southern Koreans and forces of the United States are battling against the Communists from the North. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




    A severely wounded Korean soldier smoking a cigarette in the grounds of an advance casualty cleaning unit, 1950


    A severely wounded Korean soldier smoking a cigarette in the grounds of an advance casualty cleaning unit. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




    An American soldier relaxes by taking a footbath in a spare helmet whilst reading a magazine, during the Korean War, 1950


    An American soldier relaxes by taking a footbath in a spare helmet whilst reading a magazine, during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




    A dramatic shot of 155mm Howitzer fire during night action in the Korean War, 1952


    A dramatic shot of 155mm Howitzer fire during night action in the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




    An American soldier patrolling the streets of Inchon after the capture of this key port during the Korean war, is watched by a young Korean child, 1950


    An American soldier patrolling the streets of Inchon after the capture of this key port during the Korean war, is watched by a young Korean child. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    Suspected Communists captured near the lines are brought in for questioning, and later released during the Korean War


    Suspected Communists captured near the lines are brought in for questioning, and later released during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




    A South Korean soldier on guard at Taegu mission school, which served as a POW camp during the Korean War


    A South Korean soldier on guard at Taegu mission school, which served as a POW camp during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    US Marines of the UN invasion force which landed at Inchon in South Korea, advance inland during the Korean War


    US Marines of the UN invasion force which landed at Inchon in South Korea, advance inland during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    A US Marine (of the 1st Marine Division) uses a flame-thrower to burn out positions which could conceal North Korean snipers during the Korean War, 1952


    A US Marine (of the 1st Marine Division) uses a flame-thrower to burn out positions which could conceal North Korean snipers during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




    South Korean troops round up suspect communists after the American invasion at the port of Inchon, 1950


    South Korean troops round up suspect communists after the American invasion at the port of Inchon. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    Two soldiers, guns at the ready, keep watch for enemy advance in Korea, 1950


    Two soldiers, guns at the ready, keep watch for enemy advance in Korea. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    A civilian casualty of the US bombardment of Inchon in South Korea during the Korean War


    A civilian casualty of the US bombardment of Inchon in South Korea during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    American troops climbing down guide nets into assault craft in preparation for the first great counter-strike of the Korean campaign


    American troops climbing down guide nets into assault craft in preparation for the first great counter-strike of the Korean campaign. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    An American soldier relaxing on a heap of kit-bags, shortly after the invasion and capture of the Korean port of Inchon


    An American soldier relaxing on a heap of kit-bags, shortly after the invasion and capture of the Korean port of Inchon. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    American troops walking down a road in Korea


    American troops walking down a road in Korea. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




    Residents of the Korean port of Inchon surrender to American troops


    Residents of the Korean port of Inchon surrender to American troops. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    A dead Korean soldier, 1950


    A dead Korean soldier. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    An American soldier helping a wounded Korean to drink, 1950


    An American soldier helping a wounded Korean to drink. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    South Korean Cavalry troops forming up in a street in Taegu, before being transported to the front, 1950


    South Korean Cavalry troops forming up in a street in Taegu, before being transported to the front. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




    The scene after North Korean police massacred 300 South Korean civilians at Changa-Pa, 1950


    The scene after North Korean police massacred 300 South Korean civilians at Changa-Pa. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




    US troops being dropped from a Sikorsky HRS-1 helicopter near the Korean front line, 1952


    US troops being dropped from a Sikorsky HRS-1 helicopter near the Korean front line. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




    Suspected South Korean traitors are herded into lorries on their way to execution - an incident that was later investigated by a United Nations observer, 1950


    Suspected South Korean traitors are herded into lorries on their way to execution – an incident that was later investigated by a United Nations observer. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




    A weary and dispirited survivor of a lost battalion during the Korean War


    A weary and dispirited survivor of a lost battalion during the Korean War. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




    South Korean troops in the streets of Inchon with guns at the ready, following the invasion of the town by United Nations forces, 1950


    South Korean troops in the streets of Inchon with guns at the ready, following the invasion of the town by United Nations forces. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




    1950: An elderly woman and her grandchild wander among the debris of their wrecked home in the aftermath of an air raid by U.S. planes over Pyongyang, the Communist capital of North Korea


    An elderly woman and her grandchild wander among the debris of their wrecked home in the aftermath of an air raid by U.S. planes over Pyongyang, the Communist capital of North Korea. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). Circa 1950




    An American soldier taking a communist prisoner during the Korean war, 1952


    An American soldier taking a chinese communist prisoner during the Korean war. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




    1953: An exchange of prisoners between the United Nations and the Communists at Panmunjom, Korea


    An exchange of prisoners between the United Nations and the Communists at Panmunjom, Korea. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images). 11th August 1953


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Korean War. Part I


A North Korean prisoner of war awaits his fate, 1950


A North Korean prisoner of war awaits his fate. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




Korean war refugees in the Inchon area, coming in to the US contingent of the United Nations Forces for aid


Korean war refugees in the Inchon area, coming in to the US contingent of the United Nations Forces for aid. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




South Korean political prisoners in Pusan, during the Korean War


South Korean political prisoners in Pusan, during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




An American soldier from South Carolina reports from a field post somewhere in Korea, where the Southern Koreans and forces of the United States are battling against the Communists from the North, 1952


An American soldier from South Carolina reports from a field post [somewhere in Korea], where the Southern Koreans and forces of the United States are battling against the Communists from the North. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




A severely wounded Korean soldier smoking a cigarette in the grounds of an advance casualty cleaning unit, 1950


A severely wounded Korean soldier smoking a cigarette in the grounds of an advance casualty cleaning unit. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




An American soldier relaxes by taking a footbath in a spare helmet whilst reading a magazine, during the Korean War, 1950


An American soldier relaxes by taking a footbath in a spare helmet whilst reading a magazine, during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




A dramatic shot of 155mm Howitzer fire during night action in the Korean War, 1952


A dramatic shot of 155mm Howitzer fire during night action in the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




An American soldier patrolling the streets of Inchon after the capture of this key port during the Korean war, is watched by a young Korean child, 1950


An American soldier patrolling the streets of Inchon after the capture of this key port during the Korean war, is watched by a young Korean child. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




Suspected Communists captured near the lines are brought in for questioning, and later released during the Korean War


Suspected Communists captured near the lines are brought in for questioning, and later released during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




A South Korean soldier on guard at Taegu mission school, which served as a POW camp during the Korean War


A South Korean soldier on guard at Taegu mission school, which served as a POW camp during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




US Marines of the UN invasion force which landed at Inchon in South Korea, advance inland during the Korean War


US Marines of the UN invasion force which landed at Inchon in South Korea, advance inland during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




A US Marine (of the 1st Marine Division) uses a flame-thrower to burn out positions which could conceal North Korean snipers during the Korean War, 1952


A US Marine (of the 1st Marine Division) uses a flame-thrower to burn out positions which could conceal North Korean snipers during the Korean War. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




South Korean troops round up suspect communists after the American invasion at the port of Inchon, 1950


South Korean troops round up suspect communists after the American invasion at the port of Inchon. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




Two soldiers, guns at the ready, keep watch for enemy advance in Korea, 1950


Two soldiers, guns at the ready, keep watch for enemy advance in Korea. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




A civilian casualty of the US bombardment of Inchon in South Korea during the Korean War


A civilian casualty of the US bombardment of Inchon in South Korea during the Korean War. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




American troops climbing down guide nets into assault craft in preparation for the first great counter-strike of the Korean campaign


American troops climbing down guide nets into assault craft in preparation for the first great counter-strike of the Korean campaign. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




An American soldier relaxing on a heap of kit-bags, shortly after the invasion and capture of the Korean port of Inchon


An American soldier relaxing on a heap of kit-bags, shortly after the invasion and capture of the Korean port of Inchon. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




American troops walking down a road in Korea


American troops walking down a road in Korea. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




Residents of the Korean port of Inchon surrender to American troops


Residents of the Korean port of Inchon surrender to American troops. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




A dead Korean soldier, 1950


A dead Korean soldier. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




An American soldier helping a wounded Korean to drink, 1950


An American soldier helping a wounded Korean to drink. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




South Korean Cavalry troops forming up in a street in Taegu, before being transported to the front, 1950


South Korean Cavalry troops forming up in a street in Taegu, before being transported to the front. (Photo by Picture Post/Getty Images). 1950




The scene after North Korean police massacred 300 South Korean civilians at Changa-Pa, 1950


The scene after North Korean police massacred 300 South Korean civilians at Changa-Pa. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1950




US troops being dropped from a Sikorsky HRS-1 helicopter near the Korean front line, 1952


US troops being dropped from a Sikorsky HRS-1 helicopter near the Korean front line. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




Suspected South Korean traitors are herded into lorries on their way to execution - an incident that was later investigated by a United Nations observer, 1950


Suspected South Korean traitors are herded into lorries on their way to execution – an incident that was later investigated by a United Nations observer. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




A weary and dispirited survivor of a lost battalion during the Korean War


A weary and dispirited survivor of a lost battalion during the Korean War. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Getty Images). 1950




South Korean troops in the streets of Inchon with guns at the ready, following the invasion of the town by United Nations forces, 1950


South Korean troops in the streets of Inchon with guns at the ready, following the invasion of the town by United Nations forces. (Photo by Bert Hardy/Getty Images). 1950




1950: An elderly woman and her grandchild wander among the debris of their wrecked home in the aftermath of an air raid by U.S. planes over Pyongyang, the Communist capital of North Korea


An elderly woman and her grandchild wander among the debris of their wrecked home in the aftermath of an air raid by U.S. planes over Pyongyang, the Communist capital of North Korea. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). Circa 1950




An American soldier taking a communist prisoner during the Korean war, 1952


An American soldier taking a chinese communist prisoner during the Korean war. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1952




1953: An exchange of prisoners between the United Nations and the Communists at Panmunjom, Korea


An exchange of prisoners between the United Nations and the Communists at Panmunjom, Korea. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images). 11th August 1953


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