Ross & Cromarty War Memorials

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Names as listed on the monument

The Korean War began when North Korea invaded South Korea. The United Nations, with the United States as the principal force, came to the aid of South Korea. China, with assistance from the Soviet Union, came to the aid of North Korea. Wikipedia Period: June 25, 1950 – July 27, 1953

Total died - 178,426
Missing - 32,925
Civilian died - 2.5million
South Korea - 990,000


UK Forces involved (see Appendix for whole story)
• Royal Navy
• Royal Marines
Royal Air Force

◦ Royal Armoured Corps
▪ 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards
▪ 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars
▪ Royal Tank Regiment
▪ Royal Regiment of Artillery
▪ Corps of Royal Engineers
▪ Royal Corps of Signals
▪ The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment)
▪ The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
▪ The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
▪ The King's Regiment (Liverpool)
▪ The Royal Norfolk Regiment
▪ The Royal Leicestershire Regiment
▪ The King's Own Scottish Borderers
▪ The Gloucestershire Regiment
▪ The Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
▪ The Welch Regiment
▪ The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
▪ The King's Shropshire Light Infantry
▪ The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own)
▪ The Durham Light Infantry
▪ The Royal Ulster Rifles
▪ The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's)
▪ Royal Army Service Corps
▪ Royal Army Medical Corps
▪ Royal Army Ordnance Corps
▪ Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
▪ Corps of Royal Military Police
▪ Royal Army Pay Corps
▪ Intelligence Corps
▪ Army Catering Corps
Kenny Stewart in Korea with The Black Watch

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