Korean War Photo Gallery and related media
Dwight D. Eisenhower with General Van Fleet
Following the 1951 dismissal of General Douglas MacArthur, General James Van Fleet assumed command of the U.S. 8th Army.
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Korean War(15 Photos)
On June 25, 1950, the Korean War began when communist North Korea invaded South Korea. The United States, fighting under United Nations command, would lose more than 36,000 soldiers in one of the first clashes of the Cold War.
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