Published: June 11, 2013 at 7:06 pm
July 27, 2013, marks the 60th anniversary of the negotiated armistice that ended hostilities in the Korean War, a war that began June 25, 1950, when communist North Korea invaded democratic South Korea. It was a war that claimed an …
Published: April 10, 2013 at 1:53 pm
Wounded veterans continue to serve comrades and country in the Military Order of the Purple Heart
Published: March 26, 2013 at 6:49 pm
Many words and phrases used in the Korean War were first used in the World Wars
Published: February 28, 2013 at 12:14 pm
The French 75 made its mark in 1914 at First Marne, then echoed around the world in various versions.
Published: January 08, 2013 at 4:29 pm
In tribute to Command Sgt. Maj. Basil Plumley, who died in October 2012, journalist Joe Galloway reflects on the three-war career of Plumley, with whom he forged a deep bond during the desperate 1965 fighting at Ia Drang
Published: January 03, 2013 at 2:06 pm
Into the Breach at Pusan, by Kenneth W. Estes, relates the remarkable Korean War performance of the 1st Provisional Marine Brigade, clearing up several myths along the way.
Published: November 02, 2012 at 2:01 pm
(Courtesy of James Salter)
The Hunters, the American writer James Salter's debut novel from 1956, tells the story of an aging fighter pilot's unnerving first tour of duty in the Korean War. A spry 233 pages (in the Vintage …
Published: March 12, 2012 at 5:28 pm
Fox talks about his quest to command a rifle company in I Corps in 1969, almost 20 years since he'd served in Korea
Published: November 08, 2011 at 5:14 pm
In August 1945 MacArthur arrived in postwar Japan, tasked with the job of rebuilding that defeated nation
Published: October 06, 2010 at 5:04 pm
How different was the Korean War U.S. Army from the World War II model? Not as much as you might think.
Published: September 28, 2010 at 12:50 pm
One moment you're an army riding high, winning the greatest war of all time. A few short years later, you're having big troubles in the field. Some thoughts on the U.S. Army in World War II and the Korean War.
Published: June 25, 2010 at 12:56 pm
Kenneth Shadrick, the first American solider killed on the ground in the Korean War 50 years ago, was there because someone stole his football uniform.
Published: April 26, 2010 at 2:40 pm
How daredevil U.S. Navy pilots used smarts and pluck—and a clutch of old torpedoes—to end an early stalemate during the Korean War.
Published: April 26, 2010 at 1:56 pm
The Summer 2010 issue of MHQ features articles about looted art throughout history, the bombing of Guernica, the Battle of Antietam, U.S Navy in the Korean War, the Emperor Julian, and the O'Brien brothers during the American War of Independence.
Published: December 14, 2009 at 1:52 pm
After the elegantly executed Inchon landings, the U.S. Marines faced bloodied but unbowed North Korean forces that dug in to protect Kimpo Airfield and South Korea’s former capital.
Published: November 18, 2009 at 6:53 pm
A Vietnam magazine interview with Col. Lewis L. Millett, who served in two armies and three wars and was awarded the Medal of Honor for leading a bayonet charge in the Korean War.