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Plaque commemorates Korean War veterans 1950- 1956. 

The Korean War (25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union. It was primarily the result of the political division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at the conclusion of the Pacific War at the end of World War II. After the war ended, the presence of Australians in Korea continued with a peacekeeping force until 1957.

Location

Address:North Star Road, Yallaroi Community Hall, Yallaroi, 2408
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -29.117288
Long: 150.481352
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Korea
Link:http://www.dva.gov.au/consultation-…

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2011-2012
Source: DVA, MA
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