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United States History - Primary Resources

Korean War 1950-1953



American Battle Monuments Commission - Korean War Listing

The American Experience | McArthur | Maps

The American War Library

American Women's History: A Research Guide Korean War

Andrei A. Gromyko: On American Intervention In Korea, 1950

Army Historical Series Office of the Chief of Military History United States Army

Commemorating the Korean War

A Country Study: North Korea

A Country Study: South Korea

Examining the Korean War

Helping America and the World To Remember "The Forgotten War"

History of United States Naval Operations: Korea

Korea + 50: No Longer Forgotten

The Korean War

Korean War Atrocities

The Korean War, June 1950 - July 1953 -- Introductory Overview and Special Image Selection, Naval Historical Center

Korean War Fact Sheets, Department of Defense

The Korean War National Museum

The Korean War Maps

The Korean War, PBS

The Korean War Resource Guide


Marine Corps Interviews

Military Resources: Korean War

National Security Archive - The George Washington University

Oral History Archives

Oral History Interviews

Primary Sources: The Korean War The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library

Prisoners of War in Korea or Vietnam: Experiencing War: Veterans History Project

Report of The United Nations Commission on Korea, 1950

Return With Honor: The POW's Code of Conduct, PBS

The Rutgers Oral History Archives of the Korean War

State-level Lists of Casualties from the Korean War (1951-1957) and Vietnam Conflict (1956-)

Tales and Visions of the Korean War:A Guide to Internet Resources

United States of America Korean War Commemoration

United States Army in the Korean War: Truce Tent and Fighting Front

Women in Military Service for America Memorial