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www.reference.com/article/locate-korean-war-veteran-867afe8ad40255e0

To locate a Korean War veteran, check telephone listings, register with the Korean War Veterans Registry, check military reunion associations and search for the veteran’s parents. Veterans’ organizations are also a great source of information when searching for a war ve...

www.reference.com/article/korean-war-veterans-memorial-4632d8190ced17ff

The Korean War Veterans Memorial is located in Washington D.C. on the Mall. The memorial includes 19 sculptures that depict the ethnic and racial makeup of the members of the armed forces that fought in the war. There is a Pool of Remembrance dedicated to the casualties...

www.reference.com/article/korean-war-veterans-still-living-dc57988538ed4a60

As of 2013 there were 2,275,000 Korean War veterans still living. Most Korean War veterans have now retired from work. In 2000, the states with the most Korean War veterans were California, Florida, Texas, New York and Pennsylvania.

www.reference.com/article/benefits-korean-war-veterans-eligible-a4fe80989fe6926

Korean War veterans may be eligible to receive health benefits and disability compensation for prolonged periods of time if they were exposed to dangers that could lead to health complications later in life, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Such dan...

www.reference.com/article/korean-war-7bd7c76e1b417e9b

The Korean War arose from the division of Korea at the end of World War II and from the global tensions of the Cold War. A United Nations force led by the U.S. fought on behalf of South Korea against North Korea and its Chinese and Soviet Union allies.

www.reference.com/article/many-surviving-veterans-returned-korean-war-1953-e02fdd8a266e74a5

Of the approximately 5.7 million veterans who served in the Korean War, about 2.1 million surviving veterans remain, as of 2013. The Korean War spanned three years from 1950 to 1953 when the United States protected South Korea from communist North Korea which China and ...

www.reference.com/article/korean-veterans-honor-flight-9ba732abe3d310f4

The Honor Flight Network plans on starting Korean War veteran Honor Flights upon completion of the flights for World War II veterans and is accepting applications from Korean War veterans, as of December 2015. The 2016 schedule is not available, and the 2015 schedule ha...