Defense Media Network

North Korea Attacks l Photos

The Korean War 1950-1953

On June 25, 1950, North Korean forces poured across the 38th Parallel in attempt to forcibly unite Korea under a communist government. It was the beginning of three years of conflict that would see the front lines oscillate wildly during the first year of combat before stabilizing into bitter stalemate.


Steven Hoarn is the Editor/Photo Editor for Defense Media Network. He is a graduate of...