Flashcards in Events Of The Korean War Deck (16):
What city did the DPRK capture on June 28th 1950?
Where had the Chinese troops assembled ready for an invasion in August 1950?
when did the Korean war begin?
Who was in charge of UN troops?
by September 1950 UN forces had pushed North back to Chinese border. What river marks this border?
How many Chinese troops launched an attack on UN in late October 1951?
When did UN lose control of Seoul?
When did MacAuthur threaten China with atom bomb?
when was MacAuthur sacked by Truman?
When did peace talks start?
why did peace talks fail originally?
exchange of prisoners- Some North Koreans wanted to stay in South Korea- North didn't like this ask it showed they didn't like communist North
Who died in March 1953?
Stalin- this made peace talks easier
who took over from Stalin?
Who became the new president of USA in January 1953?
Where was the armistice signed in July 1953?