United Nations military action preserves democracy in South Korea and from attack of Communist North Korea. Map shows division of Korea and capital of North and South Korea as Pyongyang and Seoul. Animated arrows shows attack of North Korea to South Korea. Troops of Republican Army advance. Soldiers fire from trenches and hills. Soldier looks through binocular. Fire and smoke clouds rise. Soldiers raise flags at the United Nations office. Korean ambassador Chang at Emergency meeting of Security Council at the UN. Secretary of UN, Trygve Lie states this situation as threat to world peace and call for acceptance for the U.S. demand to reestablish peace. All 9 members present raise their hands in acceptance. Women carry small child, and refugees in South Korea. Men help old woman to walk. Two Korean refugee children stand, one child eats bread. Empty seat of representative of Socialist Soviet. U.S. delegate asks to assist South Korea and repel arm attack. 7 out of 8 representatives raise their hands in acceptance.
Events after World War II. Refugees flee East Germany. Map of Korea. Temporary boundary of 38th parallel in Korea. Formation of Republic of Korea. U.S. troops evacuate Korea. Troops leave by train. North Koreans attack South Korea. Civilian refugees flee. Delegates in the UN assembly. General MacArthur holds UN battle flag. U.S. troops land at Pusan to aid South Korea. U.S. troops fight North Koreans. U.S. and Canadian troops entrain for overseas service. British naval units and Swedish nurses leave for Korea. Turkish, Netherlands, and Australian troops arrive in Korea and are greeted by Korean civilians. Delegates in the UN assembly. Globe spins with flags of different nations. (Korean War)
The United Nations military action preserves democracy in South Korea and from attack of Communist North Korea. Map shows division of 38 Parallel in Korea. Pyongyang in North and Seoul in South Korea. Line and board reads 38 parallel on road and bridge. City of Seoul, the Capital of South Korea. The UN Commission at Korean assembly examines process of establishing democracy. Officials and President Syngman Rhee. The flag of South Korea. Civilians line for voting. Women stand in line. A child on back of woman. Men go in and come out of polling booth. River and hill in peninsula.
The presidential elections in South Korea. People line up outside the polling stations to cast their votes during the presidential elections. An old woman being brought to a polling station to cast her vote. People cast their votes in secrecy. President Park Chung-Hoe and his wife cast their votes at a polling station as photographers take pictures.
United States Army soldiers during the Korean War. United States Army soldiers ambushed in South Korea. People stand and see the bullet ridden jeep turned over besides the road. Two U.S. soldiers were killed in this ambush. Holes in the wind screen of jeep due to bullets shot. U.S. soldiers stand. Tag reads 'Mine'. United Nations Command Information officer Colonel George Creel gives information to the journalists about the incident. U.S. military trucks loaded with American soldiers pull away.
The United Nations military action preserves democracy in South Korea and from attack of Communist North Korea. General MacArthur shakes hands with other officer. He observes United Nation defense units, aircraft and soldiers in Korea as their Commander. First United States troops walk with luggage on rail tracks. Soldier advances hand in help to other soldier. U.S. soldier and Korean Republic soldier shake hands. Guns and trucks loaded on rail cars. Artillery advances in South Korea. People stand besides road. Soldiers place shells and fire artillery. General MacArthur accepts United Nation's battle flag. Soldiers stand with flags of United States, South Korea and United Nation.