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Korean War Veterans Return to the United States

Accession Number: 63-1175-02

Korean War Veterans Return to the United States

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: The United States Naval Ship General LeRoy Eltinge arrives at the Seattle, Washington Port of Embarkation with over 1,500 Army combat veterans who are the first to return home from Korea under the Army's rotation program. The side of the ship has a "Hello Seattle" sign hanging off the side. All are unidentified.
Date: May 5, 1951
Related Collection: Frank Pace Papers
ARC Keywords: Korean War, 1950-1953; Ships; Soldiers
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Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Louis Ward, United States Army.
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