Heroes Remembered, July 27 Commemoration
The event was a great success! About 5,000 people were in attendance. An estimated 1,500 Korean War veterans were honored in person.
- President of the United States Barack Obama
- Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel
- Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Admiral James E. Winnefeld, Jr.
- Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki
- Secretary of the Department of the Interior Sally Jewell
- Chair of the East Asian Languages and Literatures Department and Professor of Korean Language and Culture and International Affairs at George Washington University Dr. Young-Key Kim Renaud
- Special Envoy Chairman of the Political Committee Kim Jung Hun
- Chairman of the Republic of Korea Joint Chiefs General Jung