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The Korean War-Turkish Brigade(In Memory of all Korean-War Veterans)

The Turkish Brigade (code name North Star) was a Turkish Army Infantry Brigade that served under United Nations command during the Korean War between 1950 to 1953. Attached to the U.S. 25th Infantry Division the Turkish Brigade fought in several actions, and was awarded Unit Citations from Korea and the United States.


Casualties and losses:
South Korea
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137,899 KIA
450,742 WIA

United States
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36,516 dead
92,134 wounded

United Kingdom
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1,109 dead
2,674 wounded

Turkey
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721 dead
2,111 wounded
168 MIA
216 POW

Canada
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516 dead
1,042 wounded


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kunuri#Actions_at_Kunu-ri
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Wawon
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_Brigade

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Added: Aug-20-2010 Occurred On: Aug-20-2010
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