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KW60 Kickoff Event

Thursday, June 24, 2010 - 13:15

The Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration (KW60) Committee hosted it's first commemorative event to honor and thank the Korean War Veterans for their service and selfless sacrifice. Highlighted speakers included  Mr. Joseph W. Westphal, Undersecretary of the Army, who provided the keynote address, and Mr. Han Duk-soo, Ambassador of Republic of Korea. This ceremony marked the beginning of the Defense Department's three-year observance of key events of the Korean War that will culminate with the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice on July 27, 2013.

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Pentagon
Washington, DC
United States