27 Jul '13, 1pm

Veterans return to #Korea to help mark 60th anniversary of armistice. #KoreanWar

Veterans return to #Korea to help mark 60th anniversary of armistice. #KoreanWar

View Photo Gallery » Paul P. Overgaard, Korean War veteran, was a U.S. delegate to the 60th anniversary ceremony at the Seoul National Cemetery, July 26, 2013. Overgaard, an Albert Lea, Minn., native, served with the 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team during the war. Armando R. Limon/Stars and Stripes Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link SEOUL — Korean War veterans say all they have to do is see the country’s prosperity today to realize their efforts and hardships were worthwhile. “It’s remarkable coming back to Korea and see all the progress,” Donald D. Lanternier, a retired New York judge, said during a ceremony Friday to mark the end of the conflict 60 years ago and pay tribute to fallen South Korean troops. “When I went through Seoul, it was devastated,” he recalled. “It had changed hands four times during the Korean War, and there w...

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Veterans return to Korea for armistice anniversary

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army.mil 29 Jul '13, 12pm

YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea (July 29, 2013) -- Korean War veterans returned to South Korea to mark the 60th anniversary ...

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channelnewsasia.com 27 Jul '13, 4am

PYONGYANG: North Korea mounted its largest ever military parade on Saturday to mark the 60th anniversary of the armistice ...

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PYONGYANG (AFP) - The North Korean capital Pyongyang put its military hardware on show at a major parade to mark the 60th ...

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