US Delegate asks UN to assist Korea to restore international peace.
June 21, 1950
North Korea crosses the 38th Parallel, invading South Korea.
June 25, 1950
North Korea's tanks reach the outskirts of Seoul.
June 26, 1950
Truman commits US Naval and Air support to South Korea.
June 27, 1950
General MacArthur flies to South Korean headquarters at Suwon.
June 29, 1950
US announces in UN its goal of a unified, anti-Communist Korea.
August 17, 1950
US Army crosses 38TH Parallel near Kaesong.
October 9, 1950
South Korean ROK forces annihilated by PRC forces at Pukchin.
October 25, 1950
Truman declares a state of national emergency.
December 15, 1950
Peace Treaty signed at Panmunjom.
July 27, 1953