Memorial honors Korean War service

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Posted: July 22, 2013

The Winchester Star

Winchester area Korean War veterans, a South Korean major general and the mayor of Winchester pose for photos in front of the new Korean War Memorial during a dedication ceremony Saturday. Shown are (from left) Lew Ewing, Korean War veteran; Maj. Gen. Lee Seo Young, defense attache at the South Korean Embassy; Lawrence Clowser, Korean War veteran; Winchester Mayor Elizabeth Minor, and L. Timothy Whitmore, commander of the Korean War Veterans Association Department of Virginia. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Maj. Gen. Lee Seo Young, South Korean Embassy defense attache
With the American and South Korean flags billowing beside him, former North Korean POW and Outpost Harry survivor David Mills of Scottsdale, Ariz., delivers the keynote address. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — Two nations came together Saturday to dedicate a memorial to American soldiers from this area who were killed in action during the Korean conflict.

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