Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Korean War

May 28, 2016
Phillip Konechne, of Kimball, holds a medal given to him from South Korea and on the back of the medal it reads "Ambassador For Peace." Konechne is a Korean War veteran and former prisoner of war. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
‘The heroes are those that never made it home’: Kimball veteran recalls time as a POW
May 28, 2016 - 10:16am
May 20, 2016
Jim Hallman stands outside an ammunition bunker in South Korea. (Photo courtesy of Jim Hallman)
Farmer, soldier, veteran, hero: Korea vet credits war survival to life on the farm
May 20, 2016 - 4:36pm
April 23, 2016
(metro creative)
LETTER: Remember Korean veterans and their deeds
April 23, 2016 - 9:51am
August 31, 2015
Korean War vets might qualify for Ambassador Peace Medal
August 31, 2015 - 4:55pm
April 25, 2014
Author Longworth to speak at KWVA meeting
April 25, 2014 - 4:23pm
August 1, 2011
Robert Hill, former commander of the Brookings chapter of the Disabled American Veterans, holds a Korean War-era rifle Saturday. Hill brought his collection of Korean War memorabilia to the Mitchell VFW Post as part of a Korean War veterans' gathering that drew approximately 80 South Dakotans. (Austin Kaus/Republic)
Korean War vets gathered to remember
August 1, 2011 - 6:10am