Page last updated at 07:58 GMT, Sunday, 18 April 2010 08:58 UK

British veterans remember Korean War


British veterans are among more than 2,000 people visiting South Korea to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Korean War.

It was one of the bloodiest military campaigns of modern times, and more British soldiers died there than have since in the Falklands, Iraq and Afghanistan combined.

But many fear the conflict, falling between World War II and the Vietnam War, is being forgotten.

John Sudworth reports from Seoul.

Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific