Category: korean war

RAAF Gloster Meteors over Korea

RAAF Gloster Meteors over Korea

RAAF Gloster Meteors take off from Kimpo in 19…

RAAF Gloster Meteors take off from Kimpo in 1952

RAAF Gloster Meteor “Halestorm” at an airfie…

RAAF Gloster Meteor “Halestorm” at an airfield in Korea

Japanese mechanics who worked for No.491 Squ…

Japanese mechanics who worked for No.491 Squadron RAAF servicing the Gloster Meteor jets of No. 77 Squadron at Iwakuni, Japan, 1953

No. 77 Squadron ground crew leaning against Me…

No. 77 Squadron ground crew leaning against Meteor aircraft A77-316 “The Korean Kid”. This aircraft was mainly flown by Sergeant James C. Kichenside who was the youngest pilot in the squadron and was known as ‘the Korean Kid’, Kimpo, South Korea, 1952.

British Cromwell tank captured and in service …

British Cromwell tank captured and in service with the North Koreans

A Comet tank, probably of “C” Sq…

A Comet tank, probably of “C” Squadron, 7th Royal Tank Regiment, moving toward the front line in Korea.

Ethiopian Kagnew battalion soldiers training o…

Ethiopian Kagnew battalion soldiers training on a M2A1 howitzer of the US Army 7th Infantry Division

Ethiopian Kagnew battalion soldiers listening …

Ethiopian Kagnew battalion soldiers listening to the radio near the end of the Korean War, 1953

Willys jeep of the Ethiopian Kagnew battalio…

Willys jeep of the Ethiopian Kagnew battalion in Korea