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Air Force Maj. Charles Loring’s plane was hit numerous times by enemy fire in Korea. Instead of saving himself, he did the unthinkable.
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Navy Hospital Corpsman joined the service to help saves lives. He did that in exchange for his own.
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This Japanese-American joined the U.S. Army during World War II, but it wasn’t until Korea that his valor and devotion were recognized by all.
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Gunfire and grenades didn’t stop Army Sgt. Cornelius Charlton from repeatedly charging a hill during battle in Korea.
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Korean War Veterans Armistice Day honors the Americans who fought to keep communism from spreading across Asia. But what do you really know about the war?
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