David Patraeus

History
9:18 am
Mon June 21, 2010

Historic Datemark: Korean Conflict

General David Petraeus speaks of Korean War veterans at Independence, MO.
Dan Verbeck KCUR

Independence, MO – Sixty years ago today, President Harry Truman was in Independence when word came that the North Koreans had invaded the South, and the cold war had become hot. Today, veterans of that war were honored in Independence at the Community of Christ Auditorium and sponsored by the Harry S. Truman Library Institute.

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