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Korean War Veterans Memorial


Korean War Veterans Memorial
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The Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC was dedicated in 1995 to 1.5 million American men and women who served in the Korean War. The expansive memorial includes a group of 19 statues that depict soldiers on patrol facing an American flag. A granite wall has a mural of the faces of 2,400 unnamed soldiers with a reading that states “Freedom is not free.” A Pool of Remembrance honors all soldiers who were killed, wounded or missing in action.

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Daniel French Dr. and Independence Ave., NW
Washington, DC
(202) 619-7222. See a Map

Nearest Metro Station:

Foggy Bottom

Korean War Veterans Memorial Hours :

Open daily 8:00 a.m. to midnight

Official Website:

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