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Korean War

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
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Inscription.
[front center] Koren War
"The Forgotten War"
25 June 1950 - 27 July 1953
Dedicated to the men and women of Cayuga County for their contriutions and sacrifices in saving a nation fom communism and preserving peace, freedom and prosperity.
Killed 54,246; Wounded 103,284; MIA 8,177; Medal of Honor 131
"We shall not forget"
In memory of those who died during the Korean War
Army
Navy
Marine Corps
Air Force
"Freedom is not free"

[back center]"The beginning of the end of communism"
Major Campaigns 1950~1953
UN Defensive 27 June 1950 - 15 Sept 1950
UN Offensive 16 Sept 1950 - 02 Nov 1950
CCF Intervention 03 Nov 1950 - 24 Jan 1951
1st UN Counter Offensive 25 Jan 1951 - 21 Apr 1951
CCF Spring Offensive 22 Apr 1951 - 03 Jul 1951
UN Summer-Fall Offensive 09 Jul 1951 - 27 Nov 1951
Second Korean Winter 08 Nov 1951 - 30 Apr 1952
Korean Summer-Fall 1952 01 May 1952 - 20 Nov 1952
Third Korean Winter 01 Dec 1952 - 30 Apr 1953
Korean Summer 01 May 1953 - 27 July 1953

{back 1st left] Honoring those who served in the armed forces of the United States of America during the Korean War 25 June 1950 - 27 July 1953.
 
Erected 2006 by Korean War Veterans of Cayuga County Chapter No. 296.
 
Location.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
2. Back Center
42° 55.767′ N, 76° 34.226′ W. Marker is in Auburn, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is on Genesee Street 0.1 miles east of James Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Auburn NY 13021, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Moral of War (a few steps from this marker); The Medal of Honor (a few steps from this marker); Theodore Medad Pomeroy (a few steps from this marker); Pomeroy (a few steps from this marker); St. Peter's Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Enos T. Throop 1784-1874 (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of the Famous 299th (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memoriam (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
6. Front Right
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
7. Rear
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 7, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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