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Korean War Veteran Ceremony

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The Muskego American Legion Post 356 joined forces with the Muskego VFW Post 8171 to honor veterans of the Korean war. THe ceremony is in response to the 2011 Defense Authorization Bill. Sixteen veterans were recognized and presented with the Korean Commemorative Pin.

The 2011 Defense Authorization Bill authorized the establishment of the Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration Committee, (DoD 60th AKWCC). The Committee is dedicated to thanking and honoring all the Veterans of the Korean War, their families and especially those who lost loved ones in that war. During the next three years, the Committee will honor the service and sacrifice of Korean War Veterans, commemorate the key events of the war, and educate Americans of all ages about the historical significance of the Korean War. The Committee will also honor the service and sacrifice of Korean War Veterans, commemorate the key events of the war, and educate Americans of all ages about the historical significance of the Korean War.

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