The Korean war that lasted for 3 years 1month started by the southward invasion of North Korea not only brought great loss to the ROK forces, U.N forces, North Korean army and the CCF but also reduced most of the territory into ashes.
The casualties of the ROK and the UN forces
|Classification||Killed||Wounded||Missing and imprisoned||Total|
|4. The Netherlands||124||645||3||772|
|7. New Zealand||43||79||1||123|
|8. The Philippines||112||229||57||398|
|11. The Republic of South Africa||35||8||43|
|Classification||Number of people|
From now on, our independence national defense should provide firm stand to suppress and remove any kind of rash wars and as the motive power of peace keeping, leading the country to peaceful reunification, the firm stand provided should be impenetrably maintained. Finally, we must try to build up national power that will support this firm stand.