Saturday, July 25, 2015

CROTON AND THE 62ND ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF THE KOREAN WAR 1953

Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton -- our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools -- in short, EVERYTHING CROTON.

The end of this month--July 27th to be exact--marks the end of the Korean War.  It's been 62 years. http://bit.ly/1yrK5z8

Click on the links below to see the EverythingCroton series, THE KOREAN WAR, CROTON'S VETS, honoring those village residents who served and those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

SEE PART 1 HERE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-korean-war-crotons-vets-part-1.html 

SEE PART 2 HERE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-korean-war-crotons-vets-part-2.html 

SEE PART 3 HERE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-korean-war-crotons-vets-part-3.html 

SEE PART 4 HERE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/06/the-korean-war-crotons-vets-part-4.html

FINAL INSTALLMENT http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/06/final-installment-korean-war-crotons.html 

Click on the photo to see the great Bob Hope entertaining the troops.

You may also have an interest in: MAY 2014 THE JOURNAL NEWS: Local residents have fought and died in conflicts dating back to the Revolution. We remember, and share their stories...Brother Recalls Croton Athlete, 21, Killed in Korean War: Features an interview with John Giglio about his brother Tom Giglio.  You can read this excellent article here http://www.lohud.com/story/news/2014/05/24/memorial-day-thomas-giglio/9561235/

1 comment:

  1. It's NEVER the forgotten war at Everything Croton for which you have my thanks.

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