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Important Memorial

This is a memorial to the Korean War veterans and important in that it allows you to reflect on the... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Nantwich, United Kingdom
Simple and Moving

As soon as I saw the 15-feet-high, black-granite obelisk with a huge cutout of a soldier from afar... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

It always baffles me how the Korean War was dubbed “Forgotten War”. How could you forget a war where more than 50,000 American lives were lost in the battle against the evil of communist regimes? It is so inspiring to see beautifully done Korean War...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is a memorial to the Korean War veterans and important in that it allows you to reflect on the sacrifices made for the freedom of others, while smaller than the one in Washington DC it is an interesting silhouette of a GI in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

As soon as I saw the 15-feet-high, black-granite obelisk with a huge cutout of a soldier from afar, I knew it had to be related to war. When I got closer, I learned that it was one of the first Korean War Veterans memorials to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Rumples
Reviewed October 4, 2018

The Korean War Veterans Memorial is part of the big picture of the Cadman Park Plaza. Stroll around the park from North to South, the memorial is in the middle of the park. Unless you are aware of it, it is part of the whole...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

What better time than now to review how many countries participated in the Hostilities. And the human costs. This 1990s sculpture near Castle Clinton in the beautifully landscaped Battery Park gardens evocatively consists of a hollowed out silhouette of a trudging soldier, through whom they...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

This underrated Korean War Veterans Memorial is a silhouette that that is perfect for the forgotten war and short attention spans

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Located in Battery Park, this monument to the Korean War Veterans is very close to Castle Clinton and the Sphere sculpture. The memorial, which was dedicated in 1991 (one of the first in the United States), is to honour military personnel, who served in the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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