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US Army Center for Military History online books - official histories http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/online/Bookshelves/KW.htm

Korean War Project--http://www.koreanwar.org/

Korean War Veterans Memorial National Memorial (U.S. National Park)--Official National Park Service site for the Washington memorial. Illustrated description and background.


The Korean War and its Origins: From the Truman Presidential Library-- http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/study_collections/koreanwar/index.php

Policy and Directions: The First Year - http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/korea/truce/fm.htm


South to the Naktong, North to the Yalu - http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/korea/20-2-1/toc.htm


Ebb and Flow - http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/korea/ebb/fm.htm


Truce Tent and Fighting Front - http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/korea/truce/fm.htm


Combat Actions in Korea - http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/books/korea/30-2/30-2_con.htm


US Army Center for Military History - Korean War Maps

Dean Acheson's Speech to the National Press Club, January 12, 1950--Secretary of State Acheson's appearance at the National Press Club is where he gave a speech in which it appears he excluded South Korea from America's "defense perimeter." It is widely believed that North Korea invaded South Korea believing that the U.S. would not intervene based on this speech by Acheson. See the links to this historic speech.

Dean Acheson's Press Club Speech Reexamined: From the Journal of Conflict Studies-- http://www.lib.unb.ca/Texts/JCS/bin/get.cgi?directory=spring02/&filename=matray.htm

(Even a Few) Words Matter : Bad actors look hard for the smallest sign that they might get away with aggression without consequences--commentary by historian Victor Davis Hanson on the historical ramifications of the Acheson speech and similar incidents in history, with an eye to current 21st century events.


Australia in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/australia.html

Belgian Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/belgium.html

Canadians in Korea, 1950-1953--http://www.korean-war.com/canada.html

Colombian Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/colombia.html

Danish Hospital Ship "Jutlandia" in the Korean War-http://www.korean-war.com/jutlandia.html

Ethiopian Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/ethiopia.html

French Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/france.html

Greek Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/greece.html

Medical Units From India in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/60thindian.html

Italy's Contribution to the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/italianRChospital.html

Luxembourg in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/luxembourg.html

Dutch Participation in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/netherlands.html

New Zealand in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/newzealand.html

Medical Units From Norway in the Korean War --http://www.korean-war.com/normash.html

Philippine Forces in the Korean War--http://www.korean-war.com/phlippines.html

South Africa in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/soafrica.html

South Korean Army in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/sokorea.html

Sweden's Field Hospital in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/swedishhospital.html

Thailand in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/thailand.html

Turkish Forces in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/turkey.html

United Kingdom (British) Forces in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/unitedkingdom.html

United Nations Command of the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/unitednations.html

United States Military in the Korean War-- http://www.korean-war.com/USUnits.html



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