US MILITARY FIELD GEAR OF THE KOREAN WAR
The Korean war is also known as the forgotten war. The fighting during this conflict was very
fierce. Much of the equipment used was very similar to the one employed during WWII.
The Korean War was a war that started between North Korea (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea,
DPRK) and South Korea (Republic of Korea, ROK) on 25 June 1950 and paused with an armistice
signed 27 July, 1953. To date, the war has not been officially ended through treaty, and
occasional skirmishes have been reported in the border region.
This page provides a comprehensive look at the field gear employed during the period. The
information presented here will enhance the ability of the military collector to identify
collectibles from the period. The present worth of each collectible is also discussed.
The information is provided free of charge courtesy of
MilitaryItems.com. The items presented here are
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