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Korean War


80-G-467293: Inchon Invasion, September 1950
80-G-467293: Inchon Invasion, September 1950. Troops unload landing craft at Inchon's Red Beach on 18 September 1950, three days after the initial landings there. The LCVP in the center is from USS Alshain (AKA-55). Wolmi-Do island is in the background. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.

NHHC online resources related to the Korean War include U.S. Navy carrier combat action reports, discussion of Chinese intervention from the Colloquium on Contemporary History, and an overview of mine warfare.

Tactics and Technology
Mine Warfare

Special Operations

Additional Resources

Published: Thu Jun 14 13:01:36 EDT 2018