The Korean War Memorial
The Korean War Memorial was set up to remember the US Servicemen who sacrificed their lives for the nation from 1950 10 1953 during the Korean War.
At the Memorial there are statues and names of real faces who took part in the Korean War.
There are also the names of all the countries that participated in the Korean War
From 1950-1953, The United States lost over fifty-four thousand soldiers.
The united nations countries lost over 600.000 soldiers in the war.
For a long time this war used to be known as the forgotten war. But after the opening of the memorial in July 1995, many have come to see that it is a war that is no longer forgotten .