Korean War: The Battle of Hill 282 is the first US friendly-fire incident on British military personnel since World War II.

The Korean War was fought between North Korea and South Korea from 1950 to 1953. The war began on 25 June 1950 when North Korea invaded South Korea following clashes along the border and rebellions in South Korea. North Korea was supported by China and the Soviet Union while South Korea was supported by the United Nations, principally the United States. The fighting ended with an armistice on 27 July 1953.

Korean War: The Battle of Hill 282 is the first US friendly-fire incident on British military personnel since World War II.

September 23, 1950

Korean War: The Battle of Hill 282 is the first US friendly-fire incident on British military personnel since World War II.

The Korean War was fought between North Korea and South Korea from 1950 to 1953. The war began on 25 June 1950 when North Korea invaded South Korea following clashes along the border and rebellions in South Korea. North Korea was supported by China and the Soviet Union while South Korea was supported by the United Nations, principally the United States. The fighting ended with an armistice on 27 July 1953.

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